WeHo Prop 8 Rally: Impassioned Stars, Speeches and Star Trek’s George Takei!

sign-1sm.thumbnail.jpgThe West Hollywood Prop H8 ruling demonstration was huge, thousands of LGBTQ+A and celebs like Margaret Cho, Drew Barrymore, Perez Hilton, and George Takei  and his husband  Brad Altman (photos snapped just for us by our WeHo correspondent the Angry Gay Pope aka Big Don’s Boys).

After stirring speeches and face painting,  the crowd of thousands marched east into Hollywood, which took about 3 hours, and then strolled back–or took cabs and buses!

Gov Schwarzenegger, appearing last night on Jay Leno, said that the issue of civil marriage equality isn’t going away, trotting out his most famous cliche:

They’ll be back! 

(video: stageandfilm)



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Lisa Derrick

Lisa Derrick

Los Angeles native, attended UC Berkeley and Loyola Marymount University before punk rock and logophilia overtook her life. Worked as nightclub columnist, pop culture journalist and was a Hollywood housewife before writing for and editing Sacred History Magazine. Then she discovered the thrill of politics. She also appears frequently on the Dave Fanning Show, one of Ireland's most popular radio broadcasts.