In January 2011, charming Eagle Scout and engineering student Wahls told the Iowa House of Representatives that the sexual orientation of his two moms had "zero effect" on the content of his character. His speech soon went viral. Here he expands on his life story, speaking to all those who feel like outsiders. Needed, and Wahls is a known quantity.

As a teenager, Wahls addressed the Iowa House of Representatives regarding civil unions. His speech quickly went viral about his two moms. With inspirational spirit, this is a reassuring message to same-sex couples, their kids, and anyone who's ever felt like an outsider.