Hearing what he had to say on rape and then his apology commercial running several times a day earns him the TOOL of the week award! However, even though he is a huge idiot on the subject and openly admitted he was wrong the guy has balls. Giving the finger to his own party and pretty much telling Romney, Ryan and the RNC to suck it! Well, he has shown for now that he’s not backing down just because he said something really stupid. Good for him. Now Todd go and get your ass kicked in the election. Unfortunately the choices are Todd and Claire. Either way I think a floating turd might win.
—He admits that he got the medical facts wrong when he suggested over the weekend that the “female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down,” in regards to pregnancy from rape. “I was misinformed and I recognize that,” Akin told Lauer after the host told him that his medical facts were “just plain wrong.”