Posts tagged "Proposition 8"

10 Beyoncé GIFs That Describe My Feelings About the Supreme Court’s Rulings Today

This morning, the Supreme Court issued its rulings on the cases of United States v. Windsor and Hollingworth v. Perry. The first challenged the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act and the second challenged the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8. Basically, it was a high stakes day for the LGBTQ community. To work through my mixed…
By: Robert Kessler / June 26, 2013

Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA; Punts on California’s Prop 8

The Supreme Court has finally announced its long-awaited decision on the case of United States v. Windsor which challenged the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act. In a 5-4 decision written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, the court ruled that DOMA is unconstitutional, on the grounds that the law which prevents the federal government from recognizing same-sex…
By: Robert Kessler / June 26, 2013

The Week in Buzz: Celebrity News Roundup for the Unfortunately Busy (PHOTOS)

Mean ol' boss make you work all week instead of letting you keep tabs on all the latest gossip? Don't worry, Celebuzz has you covered. Dive into the photo gallery to catch up on all the past week's happenings in Famous People Land!
By: Celebuzz / August 7, 2010

Aubrey O’Day: Coming Out of the Closet?

Ousted Danity Kane member Aubrey O'Day was snapped holding hands and smooching affectionately with socialite heiress Lydia Hearst-Shaw, 27, over the summer. It seemed at the time like the singer may have been  hamming it up for the cameras.  But the New York Post reports today there…
By: Celebuzz / December 8, 2008

Tila Tequila Has the Breast Intentions for Gay Marriage

Taco-loving lesbian Tequila Tequila isn't about to let Proposition 8 take away the rights of gays to marry in California when the election rolls around on Tuesday! Especially not after all the hard work she's done for the cause. For instance, check out the eloquent, philosophical poetry put forth…
By: Celebuzz / November 2, 2008

Steven Spielberg Donates to Protect Gay Marriage

Those Jolie-Pitts are ever the philanthropic trendsetters. Call it good genes. After Brad Pitt donated $100,000 to help defeat Proposition 8—a state ballot initiative that would reverse California's decision to overturn the gay marriage ban— Steven Spielberg and his wife Kate Capshaw have also ponied up the same amount…
By: Betsy Waldman / September 23, 2008