We really need a better uniform for formal type events when a civilian would wear a cote (or coat for you picky types) and tie. What you wear really does tell a lot about what type of person you are.
WASHINGTON (Sept. 25, 2007) - Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Mullen and Rear Adm. Alan Baker, Deputy Chief of Navy Chaplains, commission Ensign Asif Balbale in the Chaplain Corps as his wife looks on. Upon completion of Navy Chaplain School, Balbale will become the third Muslim chaplain in the U.S. Navy. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley.Geeze, when I received my Commission, only a soon-to-be-retired 1120 CAPT was there.
Hat tip Paul.