Is Tinky Winky male?
Is the purple Teletubby a girl? And then, sparked by the grumbles of parents and pundits, the strangest accusation emerged: Tinky Winky, the purple teletubby, was gay. Despite the character’s asexuality, and the fact that he was fictional, the story snowballed into a media sensation.
Are Tinky Winky and Po dating? Tinky Winky is married to Po and they have 5 kids together. His eldest son resembles and is named after him.
What did Tinky Winky do? He became embroiled in a furore over the sexuality of Tinky Winky, who was accused of being a gay role model who could be morally damaging to children by evangelical preacher Jerry Falwell in 1999.