“No more ‘separate but equal.’ No more second-class citizenship,” writes George Takei, 71 on his blog, next announcing that he will be marrying his long-term partner, “Brad and I are going to be married as full citizens of our state.” The two have had a relationship for 21 years and are said to be “overjoyed” at their upcoming nuptials, thanks to California having legalized same-sex marriage. Ellen DeGeneres has also indicated she will wed her partner, Portia De Rossi. [Yahoo! News]
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