Pick a Pecker Peter Pace

Is Peter Pace a pecker? Or does focus on him let the rest of this pervertedly homo-focused admin off the hook?

Oh, it's yet another gays-in-the-military fracas. Where's the news here? Is this not a simple tow of a fairly set-in-stone Bush Administration line? Does the focus on Pace let the rest of this pervertedly homo-focused admin off the hook? Is it just me or is the name Peter Pace totally hysterical? Don't mind me... I still titter at "Joint Chiefs."

There's an interesting tussle at Pen and Sword's blog … the post itself is all over the map (the closer is pretty funny... almost as funny as the phallocentric blog name) but this comment from "Ariadne" airs what should be at the core of this debate:

"There are already harassment laws, ya know. We don't need something that basically comforts straight men with complexes about their (and others') sexuality.

For eons, men have been making unwanted sexual advances toward women and a shower wasn't even necessary! Now a bunch of scared straight boys are afraid a dude will look at their peckers, so we have to have laws and policies in place to make the boys feel safe again."

Seriously, what gives?
# posted by Ariadne : 8:27 AM"

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