|Rumors that Springfield will legalize gay marriage on an upcoming episode of the Simpsons is sparking talk amongst fans that one of the main characters will come out of the closet. BetUS.com has released odds on who the character will be. |
'Fan Websites are running rampant with speculation that the mystery gay character could be any one of the animated sitcom stars,' says Mike Foreman, spokesperson for BetUS.com.
'Online gambling is no longer focused solely on sports; entertainment wagers are gaining popularity among bettors,' says Foreman. 'The Simpsons craze is just one of many new betting options available to our players.'
The Simpsons episode is expected to air sometime this month, and BetUS.com recently posted odds making Patty the favorite at 4/5, and Mr. Burns' sidekick, Smithers, is the second favorite at 4/1. Gamblers can bet on the most popular Springfield cast members at BetUS.com.