Committee in a public forum regarding civil unions. The
nineteen-year-old son of a same-sex couple, Wahls proudly proclaimed,
“The sexual orientation of my parents has had zero effect on the content
of my character.”
Hours later, his speech was posted on YouTube, where it went viral,
quickly receiving more than two million views. By the end of the week,
everyone knew his name and wanted to hear more from the boy with two
I recently was talking about how celebrity sightings don’t usually affect me much, but I have to say seeing Zach at 20 feet I dropped my bag and approached him directly. I introduced myself and explained what I do and how much I admire him. He could not have been more gracious as this stranger babbled to him. He was exactly what you would expect from his public appearances, as were his two moms.
My Two Moms
also delivers a reassuring message to same-sex couples, their kids, and
anyone who’s ever felt like an outsider: “You are not alone.” Make sure you check out his new book.
marriage equality, I believe that no-one has the right to judge and deny
couples who love each other the ability to make a marriage commitment.
Love is love.”
|Olivia Newton-John and the Wahls family|