Millie Bobby Brown left Twitter after a homophobic meme about her went viral
A meme that insists that Millie Bobby Brown, 14, is homophobic has been circulating online for several months.
Versions of the meme superimpose homophobic statements over pictures of Brown.
Brown has since deleted her Twitter.
Contrary to the meme, the “Stranger Things” star has previously been a vocal supporter of LGBTQ rights and an anti-bullying advocate.
A meme that insists that Millie Bobby Brown is homophobic has been circulating online for several months. The main gained considerable traction in June, ultimately prompting the 14-year-old “Stranger Things” star to delete her Twitter account on Wednesday.
The meme, which was especially popular on Twitter, superimposes homophobic statements over pictures of Brown or simply presents the sentiments as if they are facts.
wtf i was just checking my snapchats and i got this one from millie bobby brown i’m literally shaking idk what to do….. pic.twitter.com/aw1vQf502f
— caleb (@calebbielskii) June 13, 2018
Good morning everybody except to Millie bobby Brown because after I exposed her she called me faggot
— peppa (@peppapiggz) June 13, 2018
today, i went to target. i am blind and gay. i was walking around with my pride shirt when millie bobby brown came up to me. she said “kill all fags and spit in my mouth” and broke both of my legs. i am now unable to walk ever again.#TakeDownMillieBobbyBrown
— maya (@dirtaiy) June 9, 2018
Millie bobby Brown when a gay fan asks to take a picture with her pic.twitter.com/eEVz8KjIU5
— addie (@addyeet) June 10, 2018
But not everyone finds the meme to be funny.
In fact, many people online find the joke to be shocking, disturbing, and generally upsetting, especially because Brown is a minor.
Source:: Business Insider