First gay wedding on a US Military base

Slate has an excellent article about the first gay wedding on a US military base. These newlyweds actually met in church - a church that is¬†virulently¬†homophobic. Both remain religious, but are finally able to shed a lifetime of shame and fear. It's a great time to be in the military. Tech. Sgt. Erwynn Umali (right) and Will Behrens (left) at the McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst chapel, where their civil union was held on June 23, 2012. [Photo by Jeff Shrugg...many more available on Slate] Tech. … [Read more...]