We've never met IRL but judging from his online presence, he seems like he would be a great cat-dad.
But when Andreou drove two hours to adopt a cat that "desperately needed rehoming," he says he was turned down by the cat's caregiver "for being gay." How does that affect his ability to care for a cat?? Great question: it doesn't! It's called bigotry!
Here's the convo that went down between Andreou and this "religious" cat owner who "strongly disagrees" with his gay "lifestyle."
Yes, because turning down a kind stranger who wants to ADOPT A CAT who needs a home is what Jesus would have done??
The convo continues:
Andreou shared the whole saga on Twitter, where it went viral:
"So, I just travelled two hours to adopt a cat that desperately needed rehoming and was turned down for being gay," he wrote. "WTF IS WRONG WITH PEOPLE."
He also followed up with this heartbreaking tweet:
ALEX, WE WANT TO HUG YOU. Twitter clearly felt the same, and quickly rallied around to offer support:
Many raged against the cat-owning homophobe:
And others jumped in to offer to collect the cat on his behalf:
Everyone really, really wants to help.
Looks like love has trumped hate yet again! Because the story has a happy ending. Andreou recently posted this update:
And there's more: