Wanda Sykes, 2008

Actress Wanda Sykes announced to a crowd she was gay at a same-sex marriage rally in Las Vegas in 2008. Sykes said she felt personally attacked by California's Proposition 8 that banned gay marriage, according to a New York Times article on the event. Read the full story <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/16/us/16protest.html?_r=1&ref=us" target="_blank">here.</a>

( Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times )

Actress Wanda Sykes announced to a crowd she was gay at a same-sex marriage rally in Las Vegas in 2008. Sykes said she felt personally attacked by California's Proposition 8 that banned gay marriage, according to a New York Times article on the event. Read the full story here.

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