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New Akin Ad: Look, I'm Really Sorry

anonymous16429 Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 3:26 PM
Wjhy can't he just say it was Bush's fault and everyone will go on,

This ad is called "forgiveness:"
 


No one actually believes that Todd Akin is pro-rape.  His problem is that he spouted off biologically false nonsense and used the term "legitimate rape" while discussing the subject on television.  This suggests that Akin is either terribly misinformed, profoundly ill-equipped to run a competent Senate campaign, or not especially bright.  Or perhaps some combination of the three.  When one is forced to begin a political ad with a "clarification" that "rape is an evil act," one is in very...