“I don’t need you to respect me, I respect me. I don’t need you to love me, I love me.”
Before we bid Ooo adieu, let’s look back and celebrate Princess Bubblegum and Marceline’s journey from subtext to maintext to happily ever after.
There’s an awful lot of awful things we could be thinking of, but for just one day let’s only think about love.
We all have things we’d go back and tell ourselves.
I know the drill. A few weeks of feeling WEIRD.
Co-creator, Shadi Petosky is a trans woman and the cast is absolutely packed with queer and trans voice actors like Stephanie Beatriz, Jasika Nicole, Angelica Ross, Cameron Esposito, Rhea Butcher, Tyler Ford, Jazz Jennings, Laura Zak and Petosky herself.
“I realized I’m gay. And worse than that, it’s not going away!”
Spoiler alert: Yes.
“I had a Care Bear-themed nursery as a baby and I’ve been gay ever since. Strange.”