Gays Will Marry in New York State—If Fashion Has Anything to Do With It
Anna Wintour stepped up with a video testimonial video, followed up with Kenneth Cole's racy slogan tee, also to join the charge is Michael Kors, Kate Spade and Levi's with there support the Human Rights Campaign (HRC)—the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil-rights organization—and its New Yorkers for Marriage Equality campaign. All three have installed window displays advocating a gay-marriage bill on which the State Senate is expected to vote later this week, having already passed the House.
“I believe that votes will be there for marriage equality,” said Andrew Cuomo in a press conference today. The Democratic governor has made same-sex marriage a top priority of his administration. If the measure passes, New York will become the sixth and most populous state in the country to allow gay marriage.
Anna Wintour - In what has become a viral video, the Human Rights Campaign's "New Yorkers for Marriage Equality" initiative has captured the best fashionable endorsement possible, Anna Wintour herself, same-sex marriage will no doubt be a done deal. In fact, it's so five minutes ago. watch this!
And if that wasn't enough Kenneth Cole Goes to the Gutter for a Good Cause
Kenneth Cole's new T-shirt for the Human Rights Campaign, in support of gay marriage, might be the raunchiest slogan tee we've ever seen. As usual with the designer's punny slogans—with their comical word play, double entrendres, spoonerisms, etc.—some mental reshuffling of the text is required. "Take Your Lover Up the Aisle," they're only $35.