The Internet really wants Captain America to get a boyfriend

Do you think Captain America should have a boyfriend in future Marvel films? — file pic
Do you think Captain America should have a boyfriend in future Marvel films? — file pic

LOS ANGELES, May 25 — The pressure certainly seems on for Disney and Marvel to deliver a better LGBT representation with fans starting a #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend campaign, a similar vein to the Frozen campaign #GiveElsaAGirlfriend.   

Yup apparently, the Internet really wants Captain America and Elsa to have same-sex partners. The hashtag #GiveElsaAGirlfriend was trending earlier this month as part of a campaign that pushed for Elsa to have a lady love interest in the Frozen sequel.   

Yesterday, the Twitterverse was abuzz with a similar campaign demanding that Captain America get the love he truly deserves — though most fans insisted that Cap already has a boyfriend: Bucky Barnes aka the Winter Soldier.

Marvel fans laid out all the reasons why they think Chris Evans’ Steve Rogers could benefit from an onscreen boyfriend using the hashtag #GiveCaptainAmericaABoyfriend. Here are just some of the things shared: