Retired U.S. Navy Petty Officer Joseph Rocha, center right, hugs Bevan Dufty, former member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, at a news conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. ... more 
Retired U.S. Navy Petty Officer Joseph Rocha, center right, hugs Bevan Dufty, former member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, at a news conference in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. The U.S. military passed a historic milestone Tuesday with the repeal of the ban on gays serving openly in uniform, ending a prohibition that President Barack Obama said had forced gay and lesbian service members to "lie about who they are." (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jeff Chiu
Tue, Sep 20, 2011 5:30 PM EDT