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Astonishing "Rape" Comment May Force GOP Senate Candidate from Race

Kenneth460 Wrote: Aug 20, 2012 5:48 PM
"Republicans seem to want Akin gone as soon as possible, for obvious reasons." For the obvious reason that the RINO, neoconized, liberal-pandering Republican Party is no longer brave enough to speak up for unborn Americans? Or the almost as obvious reason that the rich creeps who captured this party's leadership and turned it into a vehicle for endless wars abroad and socialism-lite back home don't care if babies live or die? What hacks me off is not the silly comment of the guy himself but the cowardice of his fellow-Repulsicrats. Though he too was a coward. He could have looked his inquisitor straight in the eye and said "I don't like kids being murdered in or halfway out of their mother's wombs, bud- how about you?"
liberty not license Wrote: Aug 20, 2012 5:55 PM
Well said, Kenneth. I posted on another thread that folks should google Rebecca Kiessling and read her story. She was conceived in rape but is very glad to be alive.

This story -- which I touched on briefly in the Obama presser post below -- has been moving at warp speed all day.  Let's get you caught up.  First, here's Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) making appalling and cringe-worthy remarks about "legitimate" rape on a St. Louis television program yesterday:

Not only is this indefensible and insulting, his grasp of basic human biology is demonstrably wrong.  It would be one thing if a random Congressman said something dumb.  It happens every...