DiA does the dirty work:

"Abstract" is of course a way to dismiss the bookish Mr Obama, as opposed to Mr Kristol, a decorated Afghanistan veteran and noted military tactician the editor of an opinion magazine. Major sociological change? Isn't that what men complained about when women started wearing trousers? Gays already serve in the military, so clearly they are capable of controlling their animal-like desire for the same sex.

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