You might have noticed that lately Facebook (and, for that matter, much of the Internet) is awash in a sea of red and pink. What’s up with that?
As ReadWrite discovered, the icons are a show of unity in support of same-sex marriage as the U.S. Supreme Court decides the fate of California’s Proposition 8, which limited the legal definition of marriage as consisting of one man and one woman.
Once in the paws of the Internet, the equal sign symbol belonging to the Human Rights Campaign — which advocates LGBT rights — quickly evolved into various creative reincarnations. Because this is the Internet we’re talking about, the cats quickly took over.
Regardless of your political orientation, these cat-themed marriage equality symbols are worth a look and a chuckle.
Here are our favorite eight cat-themed symbols:
Have you changed your Internet icons in support of same-sex marriage? What are some of the best icons you’ve seen? Post them below!