Mama Sass

Come out of the den, Scouts, and into the real world

As of Jan. 1, a boy can be openly gay and join the Boy Scouts of America. Whew, now maybe we’ll get a makeover on those awful neckerchiefs and clunky metal belt buckles.

Just kidding. Madonna already improved upon the Boy Scout uniform when she showed up in one at the annual GLAAD Media Awards last year.

Thanks to the policy change, young Scouts can experience the real world, meet people with different viewpoints and lifestyles, and learn that being LGBT is not a big deal.

At least until they turn 18.

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