When a 5-year-old Kansas City boy decided he wanted to be Daphne from the Scooby-Doo cartoon series for Halloween, his mom bought him the costume. While the boy’s friends liked the pink velvet dress and orange wig costume, some of the mothers at his school expressed disapproval.
The boy’s mother wrote an impassioned defense of her son’s costume choice on a blog called Nerdy Apple Bottom.
To see the full blog post, “My Son is Gay,” go to the Nerdy Apple Bottom blog. And visit the CNN American Morning Web site to see the video.