PHOTOS: Coming Out Purple on Spirit Day

On Spirit Day, the Internet, media and even sports turned into a purple haze of support for LGBT youth who are bullied.

BY Editors

October 19 2012 5:15 PM ET

Clockwise from upper left: The hosts of the Today Show went purple; Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan went purple and welcomed guest Michelle Obama on LIVE with Kelly and Michael; The hosts of The Talk on CBS were all wearing purple; Spirit Day Ambassador Wendy Williams and her audience also wore purple on The Wendy Williams Show.