Gay ban repealed, but restrictions re...

Gay ban repealed, but restrictions remain

There are 6 comments on the Joplin Globe story from Dec 20, 2010, titled Gay ban repealed, but restrictions remain. In it, Joplin Globe reports that:

While President Barack Obama this week is expected to clear the way for gays to serve openly in the military, the new law won't go into effect immediately and unanswered questions remain: How soon will the new policy be implemented, will it be accepted by the troops and could it hamper the military in Afghanistan and Iraq? The historic action by ...

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Since: Nov 10

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#1 Dec 20, 2010
Why is this even an issue? Is there a problem in the military with homosexuals raping heterosexual (or even homosexual) troops?

No?

THEN WHO CARES?!?!?
BagOfHammers

Columbia, MO

#2 Dec 20, 2010
InsaniD wrote:
Why is this even an issue? Is there a problem in the military with homosexuals raping heterosexual (or even homosexual) troops?
No?
THEN WHO CARES?!?!?
Is there a problem in the military with heterosexuals raping women? Yes. But that's beside the point. We shouldn't disallow people from serving in the armed forces because of who they like to have sex with.

Since: Nov 10

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#3 Dec 20, 2010
...which was sort of my point...
BagOfHammers

Columbia, MO

#4 Dec 20, 2010
Yeah, I know.
I'm just saying...
Yoo Hoo Ladies

United States

#5 Dec 21, 2010
Why dooes one have to be nice to the HomoErections in the military? Hooooemos can bash straight people, the churches, and the Pope. UYet, no one is allowed to say anything about the frilly dillys? Why why why?
Yoo Hoo Ladies

United States

#6 Dec 21, 2010
Your field shave kits aren't intended to shave your nether parts either, and KY is not an option in your field kit? Whatever will you do?

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