Price further added, "Because this day and age you cannot control love. You cannot control who or whom you love, so you have got to support it. You cannot condemn someone just because they love someone of the same sex. That is who they love -- support it. As long as they are not hurting each other."
Steven further said, "The Midwest is changing it's dynamic now. They are changing. They are more open to it because they are being introduced to it.. love is love. The chemistry all the same. Same-sex, it just brings a different twist to it, because that's something that needs to be addressed and out there."
Even the host the show, Tom Bergeron, agreed the format was a long overdue. Tom said, "I think it is overdue. Look In terms of real-life... why not, you know?"
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The Australian version of the show already adapted the same-sex partner format from last season, while the U.K. version will see the change from next season as well.