The U.S. Army Says Hello to Its First Openly Gay General

Brig. Gen. Tammy Smith has become the U.S. Army's first openly gay general after being promoted from colonel on Friday at Arlington National Cemetary. Smith is the highest-ranking gay or lesbian officer to acknowledge her sexuality during service, and her promotion comes nearly a year after the reversal of "don't ask,… »8/12/12 3:00pm8/12/12 3:00pm