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Black Twitter Will Say Farewell To Beloved ‘Arthur' Series Soon

Posted On: May 26, 2022   |   Posted By: Essence

/ By Rayna Reid · Updated January 20, 2022 Next month, Arthur will air its four-part series' finale after a 25-year-long running streak on PBS Kids, which is the longest ever for a children's animated show. But, while the show might be ending, it's impact will live on, as Rolling Stone writes, “Arthur has achieved near-immortality on the internet, thanks to the countless memes that have been inspired by the show.” Arthur became a pop culture phenomenon back in 2016, largely due to Black Twitter, where one user tweeted a meme, “ Harambe was just a gorilla,” showcasing Arthur's Fist, “a screengrab from an exceptionally dark episode in which Arthur punched his sister DW for breaking his model airplane,” (stemming from the public outcry and response to the Cincinnati Zoo's decision to put down an animal after a three-year old had climbed inside of the enclosure). The still was originally shared by another Twitter user describing the image as “relatable” for displaying “so many emotions in one fist.” This is just...

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