In light of the historic Supreme Court decision affirming gay marriage, many institutions used social media Friday to take a victory lap.
Not surprisingly, President Obama, Vice President Biden, The White House, and the Democratic Party all took to various social media platforms to celebrate Friday’s 5-4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, showing off the rainbow colors and offering statements of support:
Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins
— President Obama (@POTUS) June 26, 2015
Several companies also showed their support on Twitter, including telecommunications giant AT&T and Starbucks:
— Starbucks Coffee (@Starbucks) June 26, 2015
Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream renamed their Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough flavor to “I Dough, I Dough” at their walk-in shops.
Even sports teams got in on the action:
— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) June 26, 2015
h/t: Young Cons
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