Akin, the Standard-Bearer

Tuesday, September 25, was the last day U.S. Senate Candidate Todd Akin (R-MO) could withdraw from the race.  And he isn't going.  So the GOP standard-bearer is Todd Akin; he needs our help, and we need to support him.  Yes, he made a stupid remark, and as a result, what should have been an easy Senate win turned into a hotly contested race.  He apologized profusely, but rather than come to his aid, Republicans of every stripe denounced him and called for his resignation.  This is idiotic. Despite this widespread trashing, recent polls indicate that Akin may be pulling ahead. Frankly, I don't care what he said -- no matter how foolish -- because it is not about what he said.  Leftist politicians make infinitely more over-the-top, idiotic, inane, lunatic, and crude remarks every day, without apology, and yet leftists somehow manage to present themselves as unimpeachable arbiters of morality any time they see political advantage against their foes.  No...(Read Full Article)