annoy Squidward day

15 February is annoy Squidward day. Image: Pixabay

Have a grumpy coworker? It’s annoy Squidward day

Yes… we have noticed that there is a day for EVERYTHING, but here is a fun one, today is annoy Squidward day

annoy Squidward day

15 February is annoy Squidward day. Image: Pixabay

If you love Spongebob, then chances are you can spot a Squidward a mile away, 15 February is annoy Squidward day.

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Go annoy someone today

The animated series of Spongebob Squarepants, specifically the Employee of the Month episode, has brought the concept of annoy Squidward day to light.

Squidward, a character in the show who works as a cashier at the local restaurant, is easily irritated.

In this episode, he responds with “Annoy Squidward Day?” when asked what day it is.

The cheery, yellow SpongeBob laughs and points to the calendar to prove that the actual day for annoy Squidward day is on the 15th and is meant to be saved for the Employee of the Month Award.

Although the plot is thin, the episode has led fans of the show to start celebrating this day in their own unique and clever ways.

Assuming that the month in question is February, the calendar shown in the episode is a bit unusual.

The history behind annoy Squidward day

The Employee of the Month episode of Spongebob Squarepants introduced this day.

This can be traced back to around 1999 when the show first aired.

The highest-rated show on Nickelodeon, Spongebob Squarepants has won a number of awards including:

  • Kids’ Choice Awards, Emmy Awards
  • Annie Awards, Golden Reel Awards
  • BAFTA Children’s Awards

As a result of the show’s popularity, fans celebrate annoy Squidward day for fun.

Even feature-length Spongebob movies like Sponge on the Run and Sponge out of Water have played in theaters.