North Carolina voters have spoken. Now it's other people's turn. And, around the country, many of them are so mad at Tuesday's results on Amendment One that they're calling for the Democratic National Convention to be yanked out of Charlotte.
By 1:15 p.m., nearly 20,000 people had signed a "move the convention" petition that was launched on change.org by the New York-based Gay Marriage USA.
And Twitter is filled with similar sentiment from angry supporters of same-sex marriage.
"As an LGBT Democrat married in Iowa, I wouldn't set foot in North Carolina," tweeted David S. Shafer.
Marc St. Jacques tweeted: "Move the Convention out of North Carolina, don't spend any monies in this retrograde state."
No one expects the Democrats to move the September convention out of Charlotte -- where the Amendment lost.
But signers of the online petition were advised to contact the Democratic National Convention Committee in Charlotte, which has not yet issued a statement on the furor.
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