The Freedom of Information Act keeps our democracy healthy and our public officials accountable. And sometimes it even helps us bust a gut.
So it goes with the recent disclosure that the Pentagon in the early 1990s reportedly considered building a new kind of H-bomb, one that would release a chemical that would make opposing heterosexual soldiers into homosexual soldiers. Because homosexuals are obsessed with gay sex, the top brass’s theory apparently went, the well-aimed missile would make opposing armies more interested in making love than war.
I can’t write any more without getting myself in trouble.