Happy Pride Month, one of the best months on Twitter and in the streets, which are filled with celebratory summer gays. This is probably my favorite time of the year, as parade rolls into party rolls into after-party rolls into yet another parade, with lots of go-go boots and streamers mixed in.
And when you get too tired of the constant social interaction, there is social media to turn to in lieu of eye contact. We’ve compiled some of the best memes and tweets with a rainbow theme so far. Remember, there are still about three weeks to go. Pace yourself.
There is a dark side to Pride, but even that can get very funny in the hands of queer people at the keyboard, especially their skewering of corporations who get on the LGBTQ+ bandwagon in June just to forget them in July…and for the rest of the year. Capitalism never fails to ruin fun stuff, but at least we can laugh at it: