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How Ellen DeGeneres Helped Change The Conversation About Gay and Lesbian People

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NPR
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March 26, 2013

In 2008, during the brief window when it was legal for same-sex couples to get married in California, perhaps no couple drew more attention than Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi. After their wedding, photos of the couple were everywhere; DeGeneres, beaming, in a white suit and holding hands with de Rossi.