Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell: Obama has said he would lift it; McCain feels it’s working and ought to be left alone. In this video, kevdude25, who is gay and on active duty in the military, asks the Republican candidates (now whittled down to McCain) what freedom he’s fighting for when he can’t serve openly (thanks, Sarolta Cump).
Woody — also gay, but not in the military — had an emotional, mind-bending conversation with two gay servicemen in a gay bar in San Francisco. In talking about the election and Iraq, they gave him a new perspective on the war and their service (hat tip again to Sarolta Cump):
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