Spin Cycle

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One day after the Supreme Court struck down a key portion of the Defense of Marriage Act, leading to celebration by same-sex couples and their advocates, Council Speaker Christine Quinn, who'd be the first woman and openly-gay mayor, released this video from anti-DOMA champion Edie Windsor -- who emphasizes Quinn's solidarity with the "middle class and working class." Video posted below.