Bob the sponge, also known as SpongeBob, is a famous cartoon character who stars on his show, SpongeBob Squarepants. Sponge bob is a yellow sponge who lives at the bottom of the ocean in a place called Bikini Bottom where he lives with his best friend, Patrick. Patrick is a starfish who gets into all types of mischief.
SpongeBob works at a restaurant called the Krusty Krab selling crabby patties for his boss Squidward who is a squid. He constantly gives SpongeBob a hard time and is never happy with his work. This causes SpongeBob much heartache in many episodes. SpongeBob has other friends who appear on the show including a snail, a squirrel and plankton.
This show was created by a marine biologist named Stephen Hillenburg and has grown very popular in the United States. The show information originated in an unpublished comic book called The Intertidal Zone in the 1980’s. SpongeBob is the highest rated show on television station, Nickelodeon, in the station’s history. The show began airing in 1999 on Nickelodeon and has continued to air ever since. There is even a movie about this underwater character, SpongeBob