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  •  And straight kids have now met (6+ / 0-)

    both in person and in media, gay people that form positive images for them. And that familiarity has made a HUGE difference in the tolerance for gay people in the generation that's now approaching their thirties.
    That's why the end of DADT was such an anticlimax, young soldiers don't give a sh!t about others' preferences, as long as they hold up their end in a fight. Same dynamic for women in combat. They've seen these "others" in action and know that they're good members of the same team.

    If I ran this circus, things would be DIFFERENT!

    by CwV on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 10:56:41 AM PST

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