‘Arthur’ Character Mr. Ratburn Revealed as Gay, Gets Married in Season Premiere

Lifestyle
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

The “Arthur” premiere gave us all the feelings – not just because the PBS animated series is back for its 22nd season, but because Mr. Ratburn finally got the happy ending he deserves.

In the episode “Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone,” the title character’s third-grade teacher marries another male character — leaving us all in happy tears.

“It’s a brand new world!” one of the students says during the wedding.

Truly.

https://twitter.com/extraspicee/status/1128034354121379840

Fans of the show on Twitter were quick to express their surprise, both that the teacher is gay and that the show – a cultural touchstone for many millennials – is still running.

GLAAD even congratulated the teacher.

 

Trademark and Copyright 2020 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.

Trending

Don't miss

More Featured

Latest News

More News