much ado about nothing. Once again, Republicans prove that they will eat their own. Tired of it. A better response would have been, "Mr. Akin used an unfortunate choice of words, much like Whoopi Goldberg's defense of Roman Polanski's rape of a 13 year old girl when she said that it wasn't like it was 'rape-rape'. We applaud Mr. Akin's strong Pro-Life stance against abortion which kills over 800,000 young Americans each year and look forward to joining with Mr. Akin and his colleagues in the 2013 Republican Senate to repeal Obamacare and its federal funding of abortion."