Come on, guys. Uh, sailors. SECNAV has decreed the John Lewis class of ships will be named after civil rights leaders, so we expect minority, homosexual, lesbian, transgender, non-specific gender and now-and-then gender sailors to volunteer.
No takers? Okay. You, you, you …
“Naming a ship after Milk, ‘will further send a green light to all the brave men and women who serve our nation that honesty, acceptance and authenticity are held up among the highest ideals of our military,’ said Milk’s nephew Stuart Milk in a statement to San Diego LGBT Weekly in 2012.