Happy Pride Month!
Nickelodeon is celebrating Pride month with showing some of their LGBTQ+ characters some love.
The network posted artwork via their Twitter highlighting some of their beloved characters, the tweet read, “Celebrating #Pride with the LGBTQ+ community and their allies this month and every month..” which included Spongebob.
This tweet seemingly confirmed to Spongebob Squarepants’ fans that the beloved character is in fact gay.
Celebrating #Pride with the LGBTQ+ community and their allies this month and every month 🌈
(🎨: by @ramzymasri) pic.twitter.com/pENmTaQB0h
— Nickelodeon (@Nickelodeon) June 13, 2020
Social media reacts to the news, take a look.
I don’t care if spongebob is asexual, bisexual or gay, I stan him pic.twitter.com/qzLD47aCnv
— chemical.milkman (@chemicalmilkman) June 13, 2020