YouTube sensation Lilly Singh was in full disclosure mode as she came out as bisexual recently and urged her closeted followers to do the same. Here's how they reacted
New Delhi: YouTuber Lilly Singh, better known as Superwoman, is a complete boss. And, she wants her followers to be as fearless as her, just like her book 'How to Be a Bawse.'
Singh recently came out as bisexual on social media and claimed it was her superpower, including being a female and an Indian. She took to Instagram to share a photograph of herself sans makeup and looking all gorgeous. She captioned the post, "Throughout my life these have proven to be obstacles from time to time. But now I’m fully embracing them as my superpowers. No matter how many “boxes” you check, I encourage you to do the same x"
She shared the 'coming out' announcement on Twitter too and her fans responded with rainbow coloured messages, lauding her bold move. After all, if it not easy checking those three boxes and facing the society. Thankfully, the Interweb is a more inclusive place and it shows. With over 30 million followers encouraging her, check out her fans' responses:
YO WHAT HIGHKEY FELL OFF MY CHAIR but you’ve always been unstoppable despite any obstacles - love u always ❤️— Siham (@TeamSuperUK) February 25, 2019
love you lilly!! love always wins! 💖— ashley liao (@ashleyjliao) February 25, 2019
WE'RE SO PROUD OF YOU IM LEGIT CRYING 😭😭😭💜💜💜 pic.twitter.com/j6bLs3mAdi— Jasmine 🏳️🌈💜 (@Lillys_Snacccc) February 25, 2019
me reading this:— TS Vancouver 💜's Lilly (@teamsuperVANC) February 25, 2019
Female: OH YES YOU DAMNNNNN FINE
Coloured: (WITH A U, Y'ALL) - yas we love a cultured queen
Bisexual: omg so prou- WAIITTTTTTTTTT WHAAAAAAAATTTTTTTTTTT
Now, all her supporters have started an online movement of sorts by adding a purple heart on their Twitter username to support the YouTuber and her confession.
Hey #TeamSuper! Why don’t we all add a Purple Heart ‘💜’ next to our names as a sign of support for Lilly?— Suri 💜 (@TeamSuperMumbai) February 25, 2019
Join and retweet so that others can join in! ☺️✨
The encouraging messages seemed to have really moved the bawse woman as she tweeted, "Thank you so much for the love and positivity. Words can’t describe how much it means. I appreciate you all. Group hug". Aww!
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Last Updated 25, Feb 2019, 7:45 PM