Loofah My Life
This is one sponge you won't find in a bath house, or will you? Link found on Eva's Easternblog.
Other Gay Children's Show characters?
Tinky-Winky the Teletubby
Casey from Mr. Dressup
Ernie and Bert
Lady Elaine from Mister Rogers
Spanky from Little Rascals (the name says it all)