If you've been online at all in the past 24 hours, you'll know we've witnessed a huge win for the LGBTQ rights movement.
The Supreme Court struck down Prop 8 this week, which banned same-sex marriage in California as well as the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), declaring under federal law that same-sex couples who are legally married deserve the equal rights that go to straight married couples.
When the news broke, social media boomed. And among those who joined the conversation were A-listers from openly gay singer Ricky Martin to President Barack Obama, who were all too happy to express their support for gay couples everywhere. Just take a look at some of the tweets rounded up below!
The ruling by the Supreme Court got the President's seal of approval!
Gotta love sassy Jesse Tyler Ferguson from Modern Family.
The court also got kudos from a former First Lady.
It's no secret that Mother Monster loves all of her little monsters — gay and straight!
American Idol runner up Adam Lambert makes a great point: The ruling comes just in time for the Fourth of July! #patriotic
Something important to remember: Love is a language beyond words.
Check out his Instagram pic!
The Girls creator once said she wouldn't want to get married until all gay people can get married ... looks like she's free to shop around for rings now with beau Jack Antonoff!
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