Hillary Clinton Turns Ellen DeGeneres’ Star Power Into Worldwide Weapon Against AIDS

Today Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton named Ellen DeGeneres as a Special Envoy for Global AIDS Awareness in hopes that DeGeneres will use her 8 million Twitter followers and 5.8 million Facebook fans to help raise international awareness about AIDS. We wonder how well DeGeneres will play in African and Middle Eastern countries that aren’t so very friendly to lesbian types. Hmmm…

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