Yesterday the Supreme Court finally ruled that DOMA, the federal ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional. Following the ruling, Kristen Bell took to Twitter to propose to her baby daddy, Dax Shepard. The couple, who welcomed a daughter in March, decided they wouldn’t marry until it was available to everyone in the US, despite their orientation.
“The reason we’re not rushing to get married is because I don’t feel appropriate taking advantage of a right that’s denied to my [gay and lesbian] friends. That’s why we’ve been so hesitant, ” she told The Advocate in 2012. “Dax and I have talked about it a lot, and this issue is very important to both of us. We’re just standing up for what we believe in. Period.”
Celebrating the destruction of Doma, Kristen tweeted, ”
And Dax responded with a clear: