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Legitimate Rape Arguments

44thWhitePrez Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 12:31 PM
Learn to spell his name before you claim to know what he thinks or meant. And in case you're wondering: no, it's not spelled O-I-H-O.
JPK2 Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 1:07 PM
And how on earth your comments have anything to do with what he said, which is the issue at hand.
Todd Akin’s grossly irresponsible remarks about “legitimate rape” and conception have received much media attention. As well they should. The sheer weirdness of the remarks calls into question both his intelligence and his personal integrity. How could someone conclude logically that a rape victim’s body has the capacity to prevent conception in the wake of sexual assault? And why would someone assert that the conclusion had been supported by doctors with whom he had spoken? Clearly, Akin contrived the idea on the spot and then contrived the claim that there were doctors who had informed and/or supported his assertion. All of...