Over the weekend, Ellen DeGeneres was spotted sitting next to former president George Bush. Because of the former president's previous policies and stances on LGBTQ issues, people were highly critical of Ellen online.
Ellen addressed the backlash on her show (and posted it on her social media accounts), saying she has a lot of friends who believe differently to her.
"When I say, 'Be kind to one another,' I don't only mean the people that think the same way that you do. I mean be kind to everyone," she said.
Some celebs called out Ellen and the situation on social media, following her response:
4.H. Jon Benjamin:
But most celebs showed their support for the talk show host:
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