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Thursday, September 27, 2012

Todd Akin Chides His Opponent for Being Unladylike

Posted by on Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 2:56 PM

Gawker found this latest quote from Todd Akin:

"I think we have a very clear path to victory, and apparently Claire McCaskill thinks we do, too, because she was very aggressive at the debate, which was quite different than it was when she ran against Jim Talent," Akin said. "She had a confidence and was much more ladylike (in 2006), but in the debate on Friday she came out swinging, and I think that's because she feels threatened.

Yep! Still an asshole.

 

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Ziggity 1
She came out swinging her handbag, right?
Posted by Ziggity on September 27, 2012 at 3:05 PM · Report this
Max Solomon 2
was her demeanor ILLEGITIMATE?
Posted by Max Solomon on September 27, 2012 at 3:21 PM · Report this
3
If he had had legitimate positions, he'd have been able to shut her down.

Posted by LMcGuff http://holyoutlaw.livejournal.com/ on September 27, 2012 at 3:33 PM · Report this
Urgutha Forka 4
Christ, did the republican party break this Akin dinosaur out of a time capsule or something?
Posted by Urgutha Forka on September 27, 2012 at 3:53 PM · Report this
seandr 5
Should he have said "gentlemanly"?
Posted by seandr on September 27, 2012 at 4:06 PM · Report this
venomlash 6
My dad says it's not gentlemanly for him to say such mean things about a lady.
Posted by venomlash on September 27, 2012 at 4:28 PM · Report this
Christampa 7
Akin's gonna get beaten by a GIRL!
Posted by Christampa on September 27, 2012 at 11:19 PM · Report this
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I'm pretty certain Akin knows all about being lady like given all the time he's spent with his wife's wardrobe.
Posted by Machiavelli was framed on September 28, 2012 at 12:38 AM · Report this
Theodore Gorath 9
No one is asking the important question:

Was she indeed less ladylike than she was in 2006? Where are the fact-checkers?
Posted by Theodore Gorath on September 28, 2012 at 7:59 AM · Report this

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