Aren't you just sick as hell of hearing about things like this? I know I am.
A Lexington Catholic High School student claims she was barred from prom because she planned to bring a date of the same sex.
Hope Decker, 18, told LEX 18 administrators sat her down Friday and told her she could not attend with her girlfriend, Tiffany Wright, who is also a student at the school.
"What I experienced in the Dean's Office was blatant homophobia," said Hope Decker, a senior at the school. "We were told that this school has catholic principles and so they couldn't let it happen."
"At first I was really upset," said Tiffany Wright, Decker's date for the dance. "I mean, we both cried and then I was like, this is ridiculous. There's gotta be something we could do about this."....(more + video)
According to the piece the students had their own "prom" outside, and have started a petition with 107 supporting students signing it.
Change.org has a petition demanding apology from the school, if you feel the same, you can sign it here.
Picture of the outside pro-equality group made me smile a little though. More out there than I expected to be honest.