Earlier this year, the internet was convinced that the Babadook, the physical manifestation of grief living in an Australian family's basement, was a gay icon.
openly gay and with an affinity for hats and drama, the Babadook was the first time I saw myself represented in a film
— JuanPa (@jpbrammer) April 19, 2017
happy pride month from queer icon the babadook pic.twitter.com/f2JxwQbRDd
— baby tracy (@jacobbullards) June 3, 2017
After Stephen King's IT premiered this weekend, the internet now insists Pennywise, a fear-eating sewer clown, is also gay.
okay, but It is kind of serving here. the lipstick. the ruffled collar. the makeup. those townsfolk might be dead but I'm living. pic.twitter.com/OpBSc88hsz
— JuanPa (@jpbrammer) March 29, 2017
Pennywise after he successfully terrorize and harm innocent children pic.twitter.com/zeI6USquwj
— HOOD VOGUE (@kxyonn) September 11, 2017
pennywise is gay and we all know it
— stargirl (@lucyloken) September 12, 2017
The next obvious conclusion is that the two living nightmares are dating and terrifying people all over the world as the IT Horror couple, and I mean... okay.
Babadook and Pennywise be fuckin?
— taylor (@adumbdriver) September 10, 2017
GOODNIGHT TO THE LGBT ICONS PENNYWISE THE CLOWN AND HIS LONG TERM BOYFRIEND THE BABADOOK, PROSPER QUEENS
— yuri (@serphantal) September 13, 2017
Pennywise and his boyfriend, The Babadook are off on a date to get crepes and terrorize some kids. pic.twitter.com/eakshrfkN7
— Kumi (@kumivenarts) September 12, 2017
Pennywise: Babadook and I trying to have a threesome
— DADDY'S BOY (@daddysboy_) September 13, 2017
The internet is a horrifying place.