U.S. intelligence agencies were aware months ago that Army Major Nidal Hasan was attempting to make contact with people associated with al Qaeda, two American officials briefed on classified material in the case told ABC News.
You know, if I were a gay person in the military, with the present "don't ask, don't tell" policy, I would be pissed as hell to read this. Because if I went to a gay bar, that information would not go unnoticed and I would find my commission yanked for conduct "unbecoming to an officer and a gentleman."
But attempt to contact a major international terrorist organization? Hell, let's promote him to major!