March 7th, 2006

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"She's the homecoming king" from CNN. "Hood College lesbian defeats three men for honor

She's the homecoming king
Hood College lesbian defeats three men for honor

FREDERICK, Maryland (AP) -- Hood College is reviewing its homecoming rules after a lesbian was crowned king, a college official said.

Jennifer Jones, the 21-year-old senior who beat out three men for the honor, said the crowning was a positive step for the private liberal arts college.

"It is cool that Hood allows people to be themselves," Jones told The Frederick News-Post. "If people didn't want me to be king, they wouldn't have nominated me and voted for me."

Jones, of Newark, Delaware, received 64 of 169 votes cast for king last month.Read more...Collapse )