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Akin: Sorry Guys, I’m here to Stay

anonymous16502 Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 3:31 AM
He has apologized, many times, for God sakes. It was a dumb comment, like SO many of Biden's and Obama's. You don't find the sentiment, as espoused by Whoopi Goldberg, that Polanski did not "rape rape"??? Why is Akin's statement that much worse? Oh, silly me, because Akin is conservative, right!!!

Get used to it: Missouri Senate hopeful Todd Akin is in it for the long haul:

A defiant Rep. Todd Akin made it official today, saying once again he will not drop out of the Missouri Senate race.

Today was the last day Akin could be removed from the November ballot -- something top Republicans had sought since he made comments in August about "legitimate rape."

As ministers and social conservatives such as Phyllis Schafly stood at his side, Akin said at a news conference that the people of Missouri spoke when they elected him the Republican Party's...