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A look at same-sex weddings in cartoons

A look at same-sex weddings in cartoons

A lot’s changed since I wrote a 2013 post about same-sex marriage depictions in cartoons. For starters, the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling in 2015 that legalized marriage nationwide.

LGBTQ characters in kids' TV animation

LGBTQ characters in kids' TV animation

LGBTQ characters have appeared in adult-oriented Western TV cartoons for some years now, largely dating back to the 90s and characters like Smithers in “The Simpsons.” However, the 2010s saw a