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Posted: December 03, 2018

Fans Petition For SpongeBob Tribute in Super Bowl Halftime Show

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22:  The SpongeBob SquarePants balloon floats 
along the parade route during the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 22, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
Michael Loccisano/Getty Images
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: The SpongeBob SquarePants balloon floats along the parade route during the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 22, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

By MJ (Dana Parisi)

  Super Bowl LIII, the 53rd Super Bowl, will be played in Atlanta in February. Lots aren’t thrilled with Maroon 5 performing the halftime show, but they’re putting that to the side & are requesting something else being included in their performance.  Nearly half a million of them have signed a change.org petition for a SpongeBob tribute in honor of Stephen Hillenburg’s passing.   Hillenburg died Monday of Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as ALS. He was 57.  “As a tribute to his legacy, his contributions to a generation of children, and to truly showcase the greatness of this song, we call for Sweet Victory to be performed at the Halftime Show,” the petition states. If you don’t know the lyrics, they are:  The winner takes all It’s the thrill of one more kill The last one to fall Will never sacrifice their will —

 


 
 
 

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