Steve Martin to Alec Baldwin: 'Now We Can Get Married!'

June 25, 2011 - 1:00 AM
Some celebrity quotes on NY's new gay marriage law

 

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Alec Baldwin (AP Photo)

Some quotes from celebrities reacting to state lawmakers passing and Gov. Andrew Cuomo signing legislation making gay marriage legal in New York:

 

"I can't stop crying. We did it kids." — Lady Gaga, on Twitter.

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"happy gays r here again !!!!!" — Rosie O'Donnell, on Twitter.

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"I have never been prouder to be a lifelong New Yorker than I am today with the passage of marriage equality." — Cyndi Lauper, in a statement.

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"Time to celebrate!!! Marriage Equality for NYers! Its about... love!" — Ricky Martin, on Twitter.

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"It PASSED! Marriage equality in NY!! Yes!! Progress!! Thank you everyone who worked so hard on this!! A historic night!" — Neil Patrick Harris, on Twitter.

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"I'm thrilled about the news from NY. Marriage equality! Every day we get a little closer. What an amazing feeling." — Ellen DeGeneres, on Twitter.

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"tonight we're all New Yorkers! Straight & gay alike, let's all celebrate marriage (hash)equality. The right side of history!" — Kathy Griffin, on Twitter.

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"Happy that New York passed marriage equality tonight. A victory for human rights. Progress." — John Legend, on Twitter.

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"congratulations!!!!!!!!! About time!" — Pink, on Twitter.

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"Alec! Now we can get married!" — Steve Martin to Alec Baldwin, on Twitter.

"Ok. But if you play that ... banjo after eleven o'clock..." — Baldwin's response.

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"I sing it every night, but now it has better meaning: 'New York- concrete jungle where dreams are made of, there's nothing you can't do.' :) As if I didn't already have enough to celebrate and enjoy today. A big hug for New York from my lone hotel room in London." — Darren Criss, on Twitter.

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"Way to go, New York. One people. One planet. One love." — Alyssa Milano, on Twitter.

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"Proud to be FROM NY! — Lindsay Lohan, on Twitter.

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"Yay for Gay Marriage! NY, it's about time...jersey we're next! How you doin?" — Wendy Williams, on Twitter.