"They gladly stand for what they believe in, why can't I? They believe their way is right, I believe it's wrong. But yet I'm going to take more persecution than them because I'm standing for what I believe in," Amyx said.
On Tuesday, Amyx removed the "No Gays allowed" sign and replaced it with a sign that says: "We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone who would violate our rights of freedom of speech & freedom of religion."
Luckily, Amazon Prime's free two day shipping means 'the gays' of East Tennesse can easily acquire hardware and roofing supplies without involving Amyx and his dusty store at all.