According to a new study, the U.S. military has spent at least $363 million over 10 years kicking 10,000 gay soldiers out of the service. And let's not forget that a large number of Arabic translators were booted, so who knows how much has been lost in the way of lives and equipment due to our soldiers being unable to communicate with locals in the middle east. Oh, and the cost of a Kevlar vest? $700 - $1,200. You do the math.