Archived from the original on May 6, At first, Mr O'Hare says, he had doubts about whether to do so, but decided to go ahead. We're not allowed to get married in this world Hairspray was a John Waters movie starring the late transvestite Divine and a then-unknown actress and talk show host, Ricki Lake. Last week John Ashcroft, the US attorney general, banned an established gay pride event at the justice department. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Marc Shaiman. It was written and produced in just a few days.
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But I'd like to declare, in front of all these people, I love you and I'd like to live with you the rest of my life. Archived from the original on 6 January From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shaiman plays the piano and appears briefly in the video. Hairspray was a John Waters movie starring the late transvestite Divine and a then-unknown actress and talk show host, Ricki Lake. But it was certainly the most prominent assertion of gay confidence at the awards yet, and comes at a time of a backlash against gay and lesbian relationships. Archived from the original on May 6,
It is not the first time that winners have mentioned gay partners. Retrieved January 28, He has won a Grammy, an Emmy and a Tony, and been nominated for seven Oscars. Retrieved 6 May Awards for Marc Shaiman. The 3-minute video was distributed on the internet at FunnyOrDie.