Today is the 100th birthday of Lucille Ball, and Google is celebrating in their typical style with an interactive graphic on their search page:
Andrew Belonsky at Towleroad found a delightful interview from 1980 in which Lucy goes on the record for gay rights:
"It's perfectly all right with me. Some of the most gifted people I've ever met or read about are homosexual. How can you knock it?"
And lastly, my favorite I Love Lucy skit (though I doubt Lucille was as much of a lightweight):