Ellen DeGeneres with Portia de Rossi (Getty Images)Ellen DeGeneres is speaking out about a serious issue – with a touch of her trademark humor.
The comedian posted a letter on her blog over the weekend encouraging the Supreme Court to overturn Prop 8, which would ultimately allow gay couples to marry in California.
“Portia and I have been married for 4 years and they have been the happiest of my life,” she wrote, referring to actress Portia de Rossi, whom she married in 2008 when gay marriage was briefly legal in the state. "And in those 4 years, I don't think we hurt anyone else's marriage. I asked all of my neighbors and they say they're fine."Read More »from Ellen DeGeneres Urges Supreme Court to End Gay Marriage Ban – in a Way Only She Could