"I'm sure the people who oppose it will try to appeal it, but it's a step in the right direction. So I'm happy," Ellen told her studio audience in an episode set to air Wednesday, February 8.
"However, it leads me to something else I'd like to talk about. You all may know that I've recently teamed up with JCPenney," she said, adding, "But there's a group called One Million Moms that isn't happy about it. And normally I try not to pay attention to my haters, but this time I'd like to talk about it, because my haters are my motivators.
"They wanted to get me fired, and I'm proud and happy to say that JCPenney stuck by their decision to make me their spokesperson. Which is great news for me because I also need some new crew socks. I'm really going to clean up with this discount."
She continued, "I mean, ifRead More »from Ellen on Prop 8 and the JCPenney Protest