Australia’s mail-in vote on gay marriage equality is finally over. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said his country’s citizens “voted overwhelmingly yes for marriage equality” and pledged to pass the necessary legislation by Christmas. Stars with and without Australian connections celebrated the news. Miley Cyrus might not need the new law to marry her Aussie boyfriend Liam Hemsworth, but she’s excited all the same. So are tons of other celebs
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Ed Sheeran is ready to be an LGBTQ ally. The singer-songwriter took to Instagram to share a rainbow flag and a message of support for the vote on gay marriage in Australia. His post came as troubling news about Australia’s mail-in survey vote broke on Thursday.
Australia has just closed voter enrollment for a September 12 survey that will determine the future of gay marriage in the country. As the campaign intensifies in the final weeks leading up to the home survey vote, one of the sides is taking some liberties with its advertising–liberties like faking celebrity endorsements.