Actress, comedian, and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, glances at President Barack Obama as she is presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in Washington. Obama is recognizing 21 Americans with the nation's highest civilian award, including giants of the entertainment industry, sports legends, activists and innovators. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

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On Tuesday, talk-show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, along with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Robert De Niro, Bill Gates, Frank Gehry, Tom Hanks, Michael Jordan, Diana Ross, Bruce Springsteen and other famous faces. As the honorees gathered at the White House, DeGeneres decided to commemorate the occasion with her own star-studded contribution to the hashtag that has been sweeping social media.

"I'm in," DeGeneres captioned the video, which has been liked more than 16,000 times on Twitter.

>> Watch the video here

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