Constance McMillen Stood Up For Her Right to Slow Dance. And Walked Away With a $30k College Scholarship
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Even though her lesbian comedy pal Wanda Sykes beat her to a Constance McMillen interview, Ellen DeGeneres invited the prom hero onto her show and, as a little sign of thanks for amazing young people standing up for themselves, gave her a $30,000 college scholarship check. There are good people in the world, and these two gay women are among them.