And he's feeling the love from all over the country:

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Gay-rights supporters from across the country are offering to buy everything from boutonnieres to dinner for a Bleckley County High School senior who was granted permission to take his boyfriend to the prom. At least two supporters have offered to rent a stretch limo for Derrick Martin and his boyfriend.... Many gay-rights activists are now posting the story on their Facebook pages. And an Atlanta filmmaker said he hopes to document the story. “I sent flowers to his high school,” said Randi Reitan, a resident of Eden Prairie, Minn., who sent a bouquet of yellow flowers with a rainbow-colored balloon to Bleckley County High on Tuesday to show her support.

But it turns out that he's not feeling the love from his family:

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Martin said he got 54 messages Tuesday on Facebook. “I appreciate it,” he said. “I was speechless that they said they would buy me dinner or buy me a tux in case someone messed mine up.” But because of the media attention, Martin’s parents have kicked him out and the teen is staying with a friend, he said.

Not every out gay teenager has a family like Constance McMillen's. Family's like Martin's are the exception these days... but they're still out there. Sad.