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As the Supreme Court was hearing arguments this morning on Prop 8, California's ban on same-sex marriage, Hollywood celebs were feverishly weighing in on the debate through social media.
Not only have bold-faced names like Jason Mraz, Padma Lakshmi and Lance Bass changed their profile pics on Facebook to a red version of the Human Rights Campaign logo, but #marriageequality and #prop8 have been trending on Twitter since the early morning.
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"today, the Supreme court is hearing 1 of the most important cases in history," Kristen Bell tweeted. "dont sleep on it #equalitymatters."
Here are more of your fave celebs and their marriage equality tweets…
Ricky Martin Supreme Court #SCOTUS #Prop8 #UnitedForMarriage #Time4Marriage #loveconquershate #OneDadAndOneMomisOK #TwoDadsIsOK @TwoMomsIsOK
Ben Affleck I agree. RT @BarackObama: RT if you agree. #MarriageEquality
Chely Wright pregnant with...twins!
Seth MacFarlane Supreme Court, stop acting like cowards. Now IS the time for a broad ruling to make the leap into the 20th century. --Sincerely, the 21st.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson History in the making: @AFER ‘s Olson and Boies arrive at @SCOTUS. @MarriageEquality.
Chelsea Clinton Eagerly awaiting news from today's Supreme Court hearing on @Prop8. #UnitedForMarriage
Jim Nabors marries partner of 38 years
Barack Obama RT if you agree. #MarriageEquality
Evan Rachel Wood Separation of church and state. Period. #marriageequality
Sophia Bush People who hide hate & excuses 4 inequality behind God r missing the point of faith entirely. @EqualityMatters
Kevin McHale #marriageequality #equality #supremecourt
White Collar hottie Matt Bomer talks about growing up gay
Katie Couric A historic day as @scotus hears case on Prop 8! We look at what it means for gay families in America on @KatieShow
Andy Cohen All eyes on #SCOTUS - today is about equality! Overturn this hateful #prop8 !
Alyssa Milano Changed my profile picture and header in support of marriage equality. Feel free to do the same!
Ashley Benson Live & let live. #MarriageEquality
Ryan Murphy A very exciting day. #federalequality
Russell Simmons I hope that the Supreme Court stands on the right-side of history today by acknowledging marriage equality for all.
Barack Obama: RT if you stand with same-sex couples around the country fighting for the right to marry who they love.
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