Celebrities react to the Supreme Court's decision to legalize gay marriage

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Celebs React to Same-Sex Marriage Ruling


When news broke that the Supreme Court had ruled 5-4 to legalize same-sex marriage in all 50 states, everyone took to social media to express their (almost) unanimous elation with the historic news. Some spoke out right away — like President Obama did via Twitter — while others let the decision sink in a bit before sharing their thoughts.

Celebrities — and politicians — had a lot to say about it. Everyone from Ellen DeGeneres to Harry Styles to Zach Braff chimed in with their opinions on the groundbreaking announcement.

See the celebratory messages and photos that celebrities shared to social media:

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Celebrities react to the Supreme Court's decision to legalize gay marriage
Love won. #MarriageEquality
We are so proud to be American today! All of our #LGBT brothers and sisters can now love freely! TY #SupremeCourt! http://t.co/RO10N8knfj
WITH LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL ! #gaymarriage #LoveWins #SCOTUS #KaliefBrowder
Huge day for America.. Happy to see the news. All the love
#lovewins http://t.co/xgEvPqvF63
#SCOTUS killin it this week!
#LoveWins Today is a huge step forward for our country, and my family. I'm so grateful and happy! #SCOTUSMarriage
Hugely emotional that marriage equality has finally come to the U.S. History! Love ALWAYS wins. ❤️❤️❤️
#LOVEWINS! 🌈
Today is beautiful 🇺🇸💞💍
Very happy about the SCOTUS rulings this week! Marriage Equality, Fair Housing and Affordable Health Care!
🇺🇸 GO AMERICA! http://t.co/xKv7gL0Jg8
It's a new day. Thank you Supreme Court. Thank you Justice Kennedy. Your opinion is profound, in more ways than you may know. #huzzah
i cried 🎂 #lovewins 🎂 #happybirthdaytome #proudtobeanamerican #af 🐭🌙 https://t.co/A7jZ79cHeG
#MarriageEquality for all. In honor of this historic event, here's a celebratory video from @ScottIcenogle & me. https://t.co/P5pcm2KNAe
So much more work to do but no matter how long it takes, in the end, #LOVE will always prevail. Bravo #SCOTUS #NOH8 #ChooseLove. Now go get married wherever the hell you please. ❤️🙌🏿❤️
LOVE WINS!!!!!!! WE ARE EQUAL!!!!!!!! Ps. Somebody marry me, quick!!!!!
Such an incredible day for so many 💛
Finally ❤️ #SCOTUS
#MarriageEquaility!!!! A giant step towards our country being a better place to be!
And so the long arc of history bends toward justice once more.
Supreme Court for the win!! Yes! Wonderful day! #MarriageEquaility
Wow. Another historic day for #MarriageEquality! https://t.co/rkeVQUWb6r
Love.
WE DID IT - MARRIAGE EQUALITY IS REAL
ALL 50 STATES!!!! 😭 So happy. Times are changing my friends. We have such a long way to go and so… https://t.co/lp6wDLfGmQ
Equal. http://t.co/OJLd1eEgmn
Supreme Court rules right to marriage is a "fundamental right" and same sex couples can't be deprived of that right
YESSSSS AMERICAAAAA!! 💜💛💚💙❤️💖 what a moment. #LoveWon
Now there we have it,each and every one of us entitled to the same privilege of marriage,isn't that what life is about. Thank you..finally.
I'm so happy I'm crying!!!! #LoveWins
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