Celebs React to President Obama’s Support of Gay Marriage (PHOTOS)

By: Amanda Hasaka / May 9, 2012

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President Obama supports gay marriage.
Hollywood is a-Twitter about President Barack Obama‘s support of equal rights!

The Commander in Chief told ABC News on Wednesday, May 9, that he was in full support of gay and lesbian couples to marry. He said, “I’ve just concluded for me personally, it is important for me to affirm that I think same sex couples should be able to get married.”

Well, celebs could not be more thrilled with this development, and many took to their Twitters to express their joy over the news.

From Bravo star Andy Cohen, to openly gay Glee star Jane Lynch, see what the stars had say about the news by clicking through the gallery!

See Obama talk gay marriage on ‘The View':

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