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Ready, Aim, Republican!

David4269 Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 10:09 AM
If Akin were a Democrat, none of us would have heard of this at all. Clearly, illegitimate rape is when someone lies and says that the sexual act wasn't a willing one when in fact it was at least a willing act, perhaps even an eager act or perhaps didn't occur at all. Akin may well have his biology wrong. But clearly not all claims of rape are legitimate. The Duke Lacrosse Case is a well known example of an illegitimate rape.

Thou shalt not speak ill of any Republican. -President Ronald Reagan

A psychological phenomenon occurs almost every election cycle.   The Democrats begin to pick at Republican candidates, then Republicans begin the circular fire and faction against one another. 

Some Republicans are saying that Congressman Todd Akin (R-MO) should step aside for comments he made regarding rape.  The comments were bad, really bad, by all accounts, including that of Congressman Akin.  He admits he used a poor choice of words, and apologized for them:

“Rape is equally tragic and I made that statement in error. Let me be...