I rarely wax poetic about politics on Bums Logic but for an instance as grand as the news today I will make an exception.
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell died today. That is a good thing.
The biggest example of why this is a good thing: Imagine being gay and your partner is serving in combat operations oversees when the unthinkable happens and they are killed in action. Under the old rules you would never be officially notified. Ever.
If you oppose the ban being overturned, think about that for a while.
yes, it is nice that now everyone can serve and possibly die for a country that still won’t recognize their marriage!