A federal appeals court on Wednesday temporarily stalled the landmark court decision allowing openly gay recruits to be accepted into the military.
In response to an emergency request from the government, a three-judge panel of the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in San Francisco, issued a one-page order late in the day allowing the Pentagon to continue enforcing the “don’t ask, don’t tell” law, which bars openly gay, lesbian and bisexual service members.
This is an ugly day in America.
Barack Obama should be ashamed of himself.
I was talking to everyone on the phone around nine o'clock. Some are avoiding the topic above because they feel they'll just curse and curse throughout. I understand that. And I've got the most foul mouth of the bunch probably. So I'll just let the above speak for itself and call it quits for tonight.
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