Here Are the Instant Reactions From Every Diva Every Gay Has Ever Loved

Ellen. KD. RuPaul. Cyndi. Tori. We’ll add more as our divas tweet.

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Gay icons—those public figures embraced by the LGBT community for their ridiculousness, heroism, mastery of transformation, advocacy, or pop genius—have been posting their reactions to the Supreme Court’s landmark decision to clear the way for marriage equality across the country. Here are some of our favorites. We’ll add more as our divas share their thoughts. (No word yet from Cher, Madonna, Elton… Martha Stewart… Anna Wintour…)

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