Obama’s Gay Marriage support creates media storm

President Obama revealed Wednesday his support for same-sex marriage creating a media whirlwind around a topic that has been a national debate for decades.

With the pressures of religious views on same-sex marriage and the divisions within America about gay and lesbian couples, news of Obama’s official support has created a huge response from across the whole entertainment industry.

Celebrities tweeted this afternoon their views about Obama’s revelation, media outlets gave their views, and people have begun digesting its significance. Strong supporters and advocates of gay-marriage righs have campaigned for years about marriage equality, and today it looks like their voice has been heard.

Media Reactions to Obama’s ABC interview

The Huffingtonpost highlights the reactions of leading political figures in both Democratic and Republican camps.

The Hollywood Reporter shares top tweets from entertainment industry supporters of gay marriage with their personal messages to Obama.

Mike Bloomberg releases a statement about marriage equality in a press release

CNN tells the story behind Obama’s message, and how it will impact the 2012 election.

LAtimes covers Republican San Diego mayor Jerry Sander's message to Obama about the decision.

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