Celebrities—they’re just like us! Many of them, like Lady Gaga and Cheyenne Jackson, want to make progress so that someday there will be a generation born without HIV/AIDS. Then there are the ignorant jerks like rapper Game, who perpetuate myths and discrimination about the disease. Check out our gallery, in honor of World AIDS Day 2011, of the best and worst quotes: Those that made us beam (as they talk about how HIV/AIDS has entered their lives, and the need for a cure) and those that made us want to smack our heads against our laptop screens.
For more information on World AIDS Day, go to ONE.org.