Double Take 'Toons: The Body Politic Missouri congressman and Senate candidate Todd Akin has come under fire in recent days for his comments asserting that women rarely get pregnant when they are raped. Matt Wuerker takes a look at Akin's remarks, and John Darkow looks at how the messaging might affect Akin's campaign.
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Double Take 'Toons: The Body Politic

Missouri congressman and Senate candidate Todd Akin has come under fire in recent days for his comments asserting that women rarely get pregnant when they are raped. Matt Wuerker takes a look at Akin's remarks, and John Darkow looks at how the messaging might affect Akin's campaign.

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