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Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Prop 8 ruled unconstitutional: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Cory Monteith and more celebrity reactions


Jesse Tyler Ferguson and boyfriend Justin Mikita. (Matt Sayles - AP)
Proposition 8, California’s ban on same-sex marriage, was ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a federal appeals panel, as The Post’s Robert Barnes reported.

Celebrities, including “Modern Family” stars Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet, as well as “Glee’s” Cory Monteith, Ellen DeGeneres and many other stars took to Twitter to celebrate the decision. Read their tweets below.

Ellen DeGeneres: “Today we took another step towards equality. #Prop8 was found unconstitutional again. I couldn’t be happier.”

Kristin Cavallari: “Amazing news about prop 8 being declared unconstitutional!!”

Cory Monteith: “Prop 8 has been ruled unconstitutional! In other news, the Pacific Ocean was discovered to be wet.”

Kelly Osbourne: “Are my ears hearing this corectly? If so my eyes are filling with tears of joy! thank you lord #Prop8IsUnconstitutional!”

Screenwriter Jon Hurtwitz: “I don’t think it’s a coincidence that “Harold & Kumar 3” came out on DVD the same day Prop 8 was overturned. I smell a concept for Part 4.”

Dustin Lance Black: “With our beautiful plaintiffs now. Hugs and cheers as the 9th circuit court of appeals affirmed that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional!”

Chely Wright: I am a gay American and it’s my Constitution too. #NOH8

RuPaul’s “Drag Race”: “Prop 8, sashay away.”

Damon Lindelof: “I try not to get blatantly political on twitter. That being said? UNCONSTITUTIONAL!!! WOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!”

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: “Historic! #Prop8 is unconstitutional.”

Eric Stonestreet: “Questions (See picture, via Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s Who Say account, below.)”

By  |  03:30 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Categories:  Celebrities | Tags:  Prop 8

 
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