"Constance McMillen thought she'd finally won the right to take her girlfriend to her high school prom -- only to show up and find out she'd been duped.
The Mississippi teen who made news recently for standing up to a high school administration that decided to cancel the prom rather than allow her to wear a tux and invite her girlfriend told The Advocate she was sent to a "fake prom.""
And if the CM blog isn't enough, here's the story in normal news:
How proud all those parents must be of their parenting. Good job, people! Way to raise the next generation of bigoted asshats!
Answer by NotPanicking at 2:20 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by ryanlynn at 2:23 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by ZaTa at 2:25 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by NotPanicking at 2:43 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by ryanlynn at 2:44 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
What a crappy thing to do. Way to lead by example. I do have to wonder if the adults are showing less tolerance than the high schoolers? I haven't read much about this story, that's the only reason I ask. I would have to think it's more the adults, but I could be wrong.
Answer by QuinnMae at 2:59 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by BlueCollarMama at 3:00 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by NotPanicking at 3:06 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by Emberbaby at 3:11 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
Answer by BlueCollarMama at 3:38 PM on Apr. 6, 2010
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