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Man Kicked Out Of The Air Force For Being Gay Thanks President Obama For Repealing DADT

Brb, now I’m crying.

Ricky Watson of Littleton, Colorado wipes tears from his eyes after he thanked President Obama for repealing “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” at a campaign rally in Golden, Colorado. Watson was kicked out of the Air Force 25 years ago for being gay.

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