Weaver95: their clubhouse, their rules. if they decided to change 'em, then that's their prerogative.
CommiePuddin: I'm still confused as to why we care about the sexual orientation of 12-18 year-old boys.If it's sexual conduct within the troop, well, BSA already runs a program that includes girls (Venturers), so model the general policy after whatever is there./Why was this hard?
hlehmann: The troop that both of my sons joined is chartered by a Catholic church, and yet here I am, an athiest since I was old enough to know the difference. Being involved in Scout activities, in my opinion, is far better for boys that not, and the Catholics, as wacky as they may be, have given us support and a meeting hall since long before I've been with the troop. I have never had a bad word to say about about any of the members of this [articular church, it's the religion that I can't stand.
The historic vote, with 60% in favor, signals another shift in American public opinion about homosexuality but still leaves the organization with many future hurdles.
SpiderQueenDemon: and your back door
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