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yardwork Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-01-07 11:10 AM
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37. Here's a news flash - plenty of gay men are "macho guys."
If gays and lesbians were allowed to serve openly, I think that most of the United States would be astounded at the large number who are currently serving. It might be the bigots who were scared, for a change.
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  -Should gay men and lesbians be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military? (DU THIS POLL) skipos  Nov-30-07 09:15 PM   #0 
  - K&R  madeline_con   Nov-30-07 09:19 PM   #1 
  - Done  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Nov-30-07 09:20 PM   #2 
  - done  kitp   Nov-30-07 09:22 PM   #3 
  - Yes ABSOLUTELY!  Double T   Nov-30-07 09:24 PM   #4 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-30-07 09:24 PM   #5 
  - Huh? n/t  SharkSquid   Nov-30-07 09:36 PM   #11 
  - WTF?  LostinVA   Dec-02-07 04:52 PM   #56 
  - done....yes 62%....no 35%....n/t  unkachuck   Nov-30-07 09:26 PM   #6 
  - No they shouldn't.  Kutjara   Nov-30-07 09:27 PM   #7 
  - Hahahahha  SharkSquid   Nov-30-07 09:37 PM   #12 
  - Good. Thank you.  uppityperson   Dec-01-07 11:22 AM   #42 
  - done..  stillcool47   Nov-30-07 09:27 PM   #8 
  - done  donheld   Nov-30-07 09:29 PM   #9 
  - Done. Of course they should be, if they want to.  crim son   Nov-30-07 09:34 PM   #10 
  - YOu underestimate the quality of Miltary personnel n/t  SharkSquid   Nov-30-07 09:38 PM   #14 
  - I don't think crim son's underestimating anything.  lwfern   Nov-30-07 10:56 PM   #26 
  - I believe I accurately estimate the quality of human beings in general.  crim son   Nov-30-07 10:57 PM   #27 
  - This from one who talked about military prejudice against women "rotten apple of pregnancy".  uppityperson   Dec-01-07 11:24 AM   #43 
  - Uppity I explained this before  SharkSquid   Dec-02-07 04:07 PM   #49 
     - simply repeating what you wrote, posting link to what you wrote.  uppityperson   Dec-02-07 04:40 PM   #55 
  - Having Served in the US Military Myself, I Can Assure You the Fear is Justified.  Toasterlad   Dec-01-07 11:35 AM   #48 
     - The military adapts very well  SharkSquid   Dec-02-07 04:09 PM   #50 
        - Think racial integration  Thothmes   Dec-03-07 08:31 AM   #58 
           - Exactly my point. n/t  SharkSquid   Dec-03-07 01:52 PM   #60 
  - the thing is there are already gays in the army. dont ask dont tell just makes it easier for  lionesspriyanka   Dec-02-07 04:29 PM   #53 
  - excuse me.  PDJane   Nov-30-07 09:38 PM   #13 
  - voted...results thus far --  Tuesday Afternoon   Nov-30-07 09:47 PM   #15 
  - Again, there's that +30% were doomed to stay hostage to.  gatorboy   Nov-30-07 09:49 PM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-30-07 09:58 PM   #17 
  - Take your stupid bigoted bullshit elsewhere. ("oogling" LMAO!!)  Bluebear   Nov-30-07 10:00 PM   #18 
  - So you automatically assume that gay men make unwelcome advances?  yardwork   Nov-30-07 10:08 PM   #20 
  - That's "oogling" to you  Bluebear   Nov-30-07 10:18 PM   #21 
     - My freeper is far from fluent - I'm working hard, but it's a difficult language to master.  yardwork   Dec-01-07 11:07 AM   #35 
  - Are you sure you weren't just giving out the wrong signals?  gatorboy   Nov-30-07 10:19 PM   #22 
  - STFU.  Harvey Korman   Nov-30-07 11:00 PM   #30 
  - They should be able to, but I hope they don't.  David__77   Nov-30-07 10:07 PM   #19 
  - I think it should stay don't ask don't tell  bellasgrams   Nov-30-07 10:25 PM   #24 
     - logic problems with your last line.  lwfern   Nov-30-07 11:05 PM   #32 
     - Here's a news flash - plenty of gay men are "macho guys."  yardwork   Dec-01-07 11:10 AM   #37 
     - dont ask dont tell doesnt protect. it adds institutionalized homophobia  lionesspriyanka   Dec-02-07 04:14 PM   #51 
     - So, according to you, it's okay for heterosexuals to talk about their lives, but not gays?  LostinVA   Dec-02-07 04:58 PM   #57 
  - A wedge issue for homophobes imo  bonito   Nov-30-07 10:22 PM   #23 
  - Done - Fun blog! nt  patrice   Nov-30-07 10:53 PM   #25 
  - Yes, the new policy should be called "Act dumb, get fired."  Bleachers7   Nov-30-07 10:57 PM   #28 
  - Exactly. But then the military might have to address the high level of sexual harrassment  yardwork   Dec-01-07 11:12 AM   #39 
  - with 32,591 votes in  cynthia   Nov-30-07 10:58 PM   #29 
  - It's just midevil  spag68   Nov-30-07 11:04 PM   #31 
  - People who have ever participated in any sexual activities should be excluded from the US military  Tom Joad   Nov-30-07 11:32 PM   #33 
  - That'll do it. That's the ticket.  yardwork   Dec-01-07 11:08 AM   #36 
  - 62% say yes  me b zola   Dec-01-07 12:26 AM   #34 
  - I would support it IF...  IndianaJones   Dec-01-07 11:11 AM   #38 
  - ....  yardwork   Dec-01-07 11:13 AM   #40 
  - getting shot at is a sacred thing to many Americans. nt.  IndianaJones   Dec-01-07 11:14 AM   #41 
  - Civil service?  ruggerson   Dec-01-07 11:25 AM   #44 
  - civil soldiering. nt.  IndianaJones   Dec-01-07 11:26 AM   #45 
     - domestic defense  ruggerson   Dec-01-07 11:33 AM   #46 
        - seperate but equal is as American as apple pie and bigotry. lets get a taco. nt.  IndianaJones   Dec-01-07 11:34 AM   #47 
  - ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT. you have guts to post this w.out a sarcasm tag  lionesspriyanka   Dec-02-07 04:16 PM   #52 
  - voted yes  0007   Dec-02-07 04:31 PM   #54 
  - how do you ask someone to put their lives on the line inside of a closet?  GloriaSmith   Dec-03-07 08:39 AM   #59 
 

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