Straight couples stand opposed to anti-LGBT amendment

The husband-and-wife, straight-ally team of Chris Weedy and the Rev. Jimmy Creech have started a craze. Weedy and Creech have been inviting their straight friends and neighbors to share photos and stories about their opposition to the anti-LGBT state constitutional amendment voters will consider in May 2012.

The couple is encouraging other straight-ally couples to speak out via a new Facebook page, “My Marriage Is Not Threatened By Gay Marriage in NC.”

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Weedy writes, “Is your marriage threatened by gay marriage in NC? Of course not! If you are a heterosexual married couple in NC, show support to the gay community and opposition to the constitutional marriage amendment by posting here a recent photo of you and your spouse.”

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More than a dozen couples have already shared photos on the new page.

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Posted by Matt Comer

Matt Comer is a staff writer for QNotes. He previously served as editor from October 2007 through August 2015.