Dolly Parton apologizes for "gay" T-shirt incident at Dollywood

Posted Tuesday, August 2, 2011 12:11 PM | Contributed by Jeff

Dolly Parton has weighed in on an episode at Dollywood's Splash Country in which a same-sex Knoxville couple were asked to leave because of the shirt one of them wore. Olivier Odom and her partner Jennifer Tipton, were entering the park when a Splash Country employee told Odom she would have to turn her pro-gay marriage T-shirt that read "Marriage Is So Gay" inside out before entering.

Read more and see video from The Knoxville News Sentinel.

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