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Legitimate Rape Arguments

DocJ Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 9:19 PM
Sometimes life is an IQ test, and Akin failed that item. He was simply dumb, and if he had any respect for the future of the country, he'd drop out and turn the race over to someone who can win against a weak and vulnerable opponent. He continues to be dumb and I am disgusted by him. Your answer is actually better, you should be running instead of him.
shubi_ Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 9:25 PM
Akin knew what he was talking about. If you will scroll down several pages you will see how everything he said was true.
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...