"She risked her entire life, and her career, in order to tell the truth," McKinnon said.
"Everybody deserves love," DeGeneres told them.
The talk show host is getting the Carol Burnett Award.
She broke ground 20 years ago, but her recent actions and words have me rethinking her lesbian icon status.
When asked if he's dating anyone, the 20-year-old rapper played coy.
New Orleans Saints player Drew Brees turns his back on past anti-bullying efforts.
The two espouse very different philosophies about being queer in Hollywood.