"Despite its simplicity, nobody was able to translate it. Any of the dozens of linguists already discharged for being gay at the time would have done so easily."
--Dan Choi, West Point graduate and infantry platoon leader, speaking about a message the State Department intercepted on September 10, 2001, warning of the attacks on September 11. Choi is co-founder of Knights Out, a new support group for LGBT West Point graduates. (H/t, PinkNews.co.uk.)