The group of chums grow more anxious when they spy Mr Ratburn having lunch with an uptight woman.
The episode, which is titled, "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone", featured the couple's wedding. However, the show received praise for teaching children that men can marry men and women can marry women.
In the new episode "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone", viewers finally get to see Mr. Ratburn marry his husband!
The classic children's show has been around for so many years, but proved it stays up with the times with the latest episode.
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In the episode, "Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone", Arthur and his classmates are surprised to learn their teacher, Mr. Ratburn, is engaged to be married because they can not accept that teachers have personal lives.
'Welcome out and congratulations Mr. Ratburn, ' one person tweeted.
As TVLine reported, the plot revolved around Arthur and the gang finding out their teacher, Mr. Ratburn, is getting married.
But the kids chicken out when they get to the wedding and don't stand up to object to the marriage. Good for him! The episode quickly gained traction online among grown "Arthur" fans, eliciting two major reactions: First, who among the non-parents knew PBS was still airing new episodes?
"Then who is Mr Ratburn marrying?" asks Arthur's friend Muffy. She tells Mr Ratburn to he's "too soft" and needs to 'toughen up'.