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After Betty and Richard Odgaard refused to allow same-sex marriages at their Iowa gallery, the couple closed their business and bought 1,000 billboards denouncing gay marriage. Obviously.

When Betty and Richard Odgaard refused to allow same-sex marriages in their Iowa venue, the Gortz Haus Gallery, they believed they were just exercising their religious rights. But a same-sex couple filed a complaint against them, and the Odgaards decided they'd rather close their venue than let same-sex couples get married there. The couple then resolved to use donations made to their organization, God's Original Design Ministry, to fund 1,000 billboards supporting traditional marriage, because that's definitely a better use of charitable donations than feeding the hungry or housing the homeless. The first billboards went up last week in Durant, Oklahoma, a state that they even don't live in because spreading hate knows no state-lines.

Sources: Mashable | Des Moines Register