Rep. Todd Akin's comments about rape have put him and the abortion issue in the spotlight. Some call his comments insulting. Stephanie Schriock, President, EMILY's List and Alice Stewart, Former Bachmann and Santorum campaign spokeswoman discuss the impact this could have for the GOP and the women's vote.
Even if he did mix up his words, the point he was trying to make is still outrageous enough to be given a place on the ridiculist.
It seems that both ladies are missing the point. The Republican Party platform has included anti abortion language for many years.
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