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Republicans Can’t Duck Abortion Issue

AntiWhitePrivilege Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 4:43 PM
Star Parker is, or was, an abortion enthusiast. She claims to have had SEVERAL. Her words, not mine.......
MacQ - Texas Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 5:10 PM
Having had one and realized how writing it is is not the same as "an enthusiast".
And also is kind of a dumb reply to my post.
Republican Party operatives, who wasted no time indicting their Missouri Senate candidate Rep. Todd Akin for his interview faux pas on abortion, may bear more responsibility than Akin himself for the mess that has been created.

Akin’s statement, suggesting low probability of conception in cases of ‘legitimate rape,” was barely coherent and was said with neither force nor conviction. He said it was a view he “understood from doctors.” And soon after, he apologized.

Akin has served six terms in Congress with a consistent, unblemished conservative record. The fact that leaders of his own party joined hands...