What would've been the proper adjective for Akin to use to modify the word "rape?" Do other crimes need modifiers too now? Actual murder? Actual burglary? Actual theft? We need the word "actual" to distinguish these crimes from the fake ones?
At the top of the CO Hispanic Republicans' website sits this quote by Reagan: "Latinos are Republicans. They just don't know it yet." It's not a quote that I'd slap across my website if I were trying to make friends with Hispanics.
I like watching how Tea Party radio plays a role in the care and feeding of radical ideas. No Social Security. No food stamps. No pesky Great Society programs to sink the economy and hold back the poor from thriving.
The conservative talk-radio world erupted in anger when Gov. Hickenlooper vetoed a bill that would have required families near the poverty level to pay more for state-subsidized health insurance for their kids.