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October 20, 2011

The CW and Seventeen Magazine Turn Twitter Purple

The CW has gone purple today and has been showing its support for Spirit Day on Twitter alongside Seventeen Magazine!

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October 20, 2011

MTV Turns Purple in Honor of Spirit Day

In honor of Spirit Day, MTV went purple across the board.

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Yahoo! Shows Off Their Spirit Day Pride!

Yahoo! really went all out for Spirit Day. Beyond going purple on Facebook and Twitter, Yahoo! asked employees to do the same and featured a blog post about Spirit Day on the Yahoo! OMG Blog, in which they tout the features of Spirit Day from its youth-inspired roots to its star studded power.

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October 20, 2011

Spirit Day's Going Primetime!

It's not just daytime TV that's celebrating Spirit Day. Purple will be popping up all over primetime and late night TV as well, and here's where you can find it!

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The Weather Channel, GMA, The View, The Talk, The Chew & Wendy Williams 'Go Purple' for Spirit Day

Daytime television's brightest stars were among the millions of Americans who wore purple for Spirit Day 2011. In doing so, they sent a powerful message of support to LGBT youth and took an important stand against bullying.Read More