There's an article in the Globe today, which used the TV show to open awareness of the larger poly community...check it out...and hit the comments if you can stomache them as usual.
Polyamory: Three’s (or four’s, or five’s) company
Special to The Globe and Mail (includes correction)
Published Friday, Sep. 21 2012, 6:59 PM EDT
When the new Canadian census figures were released this week, there was a lot of talk about the rise in single-person households, as well as same-sex pairings and unmarried couples with children. But another variety of domestic arrangement continues to fly below the radar of demographics: those that involve more than two adult romantic partners.