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Todd Akin: Conservative Champion

jimmylynn Wrote: Oct 01, 2012 4:15 PM
I'm in your corner Matt and in Todd Akin's. I think Akin was given a raw deal by the GOP establishment. He made some statements crudely and apolgized for it. That should have been the end of it.

A French proverb declares: “What is hard to endure is sweet to recall.” I seldom agree with the French, but, as a former professional boxer, I know this to be true.

In 2003 I was fighting Cuban heavyweight Roberto Valdez before thousands at Chicago’s UIC Pavilion. Valdez was big, strong and mean. I was told that, a few years earlier, he had traversed shark-infested waters, alone, on a rickety makeshift raft to enjoy freedom in the land of the free.

This, of course, is the very land Barack Obama seeks to “fundamentally transform.” The American vision he shares...