Marie Osmond, the wholesome entertainer who once sang about being a little bit country, has come out a whole lot in favor of marriage equality. The singer has taken the stance to support her daughter Jessica Blosil, who came out to her as a lesbian at age I tell my children that God will be there for them when they struggle.
Her religious upbringing, to some extent, influenced the direction of her career. She has written numerous best-selling books, launched a line of dolls, and will be hosting her own talk show beginning this fall. As we all know, after the heavily publicized 85 million dollar battle over Proposition 8 which banned gay marriage in Californiamany gays and lesbians felt targeted by the Mormon Church, since a sizable percentage of the money donated in support of Proposition 8 originated from massive drives initiated by some high profile church members.
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Marie Osmond was unsure of what she would put in the book she'd been asked to write about motherhood. She'd start in one direction and life would head in another. She'd begin to tell a story and things would change once again. It wasn't until she sat down to read some of the pages in her mother's journals that it came together for her.
As for same-sex marriage, Osmond noted, "I believe in [my daughter's] civil rights, as a mother. I think that my daughter deserves everything that she desires in life. She's a good girl.
Oh, Marie. Quit being such a beeeeeetch. But we forgave you.
I tell my children that God will be there for them when they struggle. I think my daughter deserves everything that she desires in life. I think he made many.
Olive Marie Osmond born October 13, is an American singer, actress, author, philanthropist, talk show host and a member of the show business family the Osmonds. Although she was never part of her family's singing group, she gained success as a solo country music artist in the s and s. Her best known song is a remake of the country pop ballad " Paper Roses ". Osmond is set to premiere as new co-host on The Talk in