>>123268214>it's a bit inconsistent in its logic.
How so? It is pretty standard one, but the delivery was well made through the art.
It's an ironic joke in which the irony is not that (male) Ariel is gay, but rather that the love interest is a human.
Make everyone human, and replace Eric with a black guy, or make King Triton fan of a certain football team with Eric being fan of the rival team, and you have basically the same joke.