Ellen comes out.
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From: Peter Langston <psl>
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 96 16:50:25 -0700
Subject: Ellen comes out.
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TV Guide is reporting that Ellen DeGeneres' character on her hit ABC
sitcom "Ellen" will come out of the closet and reveal that she is a
lesbian. TV Guide reports that Ms. DeGeneres and the show's producers have
led the charge. The first nine episodes of the new season will deal with
the out-of-the-closet issues. ABC and the Walt Disney Company, which owns
ABC, have refused to comment on the TV Guide article. Expect both to take
a lot of heat on this issue.
© 1996 Peter Langston