(NOTE: Dollywood anti-gay…how odd, it was gay men the made Dolly and gay men that basically keep her going. Id throw the employee out because I believe Christian bigots have been the cause of more war, oppression and death than all gays combined throughout history.)
By Kristen Gwynne July 20, 2011
Amusement Park Tells Lesbian To Remove Gay Marriage Shirt
“This is a family park,” said Dollywood amusement park employee to Olivier Odom after he asked her to remove her sarcastic “Marriage is so Gay” t-shirt, according to Knoxville, Tennessee’s WBIR.
Apparently, the Dollywood gatekeeper did not realize that marriage – and families – can very well be gay. Odom, at Dollywood with her wife Jennifer Tiptin, was married last year.
Dollywood asserts it is their policy for gatekeepers to make decisions and enforce the dress code for patrons, but Odom and Tiptin say they were singled-out. Read more