I Just Got My DADT Brief

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    One thing that stuck out was how little it changed in current policy.

    The briefer kept saying no change, no change.

    It all has to do with dignity. No more discharges. Dealing with harrassment will be handled the same as any sexual-harrassment?

    So what's the big deal?
     
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    They had to give a briefing on the topic? Christ... special treatment for the gays right from the git-go. I don't recall any special briefings that straight people would be serving with us...
     
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    You forget all of the sexual-harrassment briefs we got.

    Those were fun.
     
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    Well, that's a lie.
     
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    Well, Tailhook brought those about...at least in the Navy.
     
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    Tailhook!!!

    The name alone could lead to possible harassment.

    So could Navel Officer.
     
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    That's actually a really good point. There are no special requirements in how to deal with straight people. So it does take extra cost and effort to focus on pandering to homosexuals in the military. It's a distraction from what the military is really all about.
     
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    Yeah, that was a riot. Sitting around with all those pregnant women getting out of going on deployment becuase they purposely got themselves knocked up...
     
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    Amen to that my friend.
     
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    How'd you feel about the briefings on racial issues and sexual harassment?
     
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