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8 People Who Think Todd Akin Had A Point About Biology, Rape

Reporter, radio host, and others stand behind Rep. Todd Akin's views on women being less likely to get pregnant through rape.

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Seems to me like Akin was trying to fit medical explanation into a soundbite. Not the best statement, but some are stretching it majorly.

Seems to me like Akin was trying to fit medical explanation into a soundbite. Not the best statement, but some are stretching it majorly.-- Dana Loesch

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Are people really claiming that a woman's body can't reject a pregnancy in cases of emotional or physical trauma? #wow #Biology101

Are people really claiming that a woman's body can't reject a pregnancy in cases of emotional or physical trauma? #wow #Biology101-- Chris Loesch

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I'm sticking by Akin! #IStandWithAkin #tcot #MOSen

I'm sticking by Akin! #IStandWithAkin #tcot #MOSen-- Heidi Parson

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#IStandWithAkin - Only in Obama's America would liberals attack FREEDOM OF SPEECH so much. First @ChickfilA now Akin.. #smh

#IStandWithAkin - Only in Obama's America would liberals attack FREEDOM OF SPEECH so much. First @ChickfilA now Akin.. #smh-- TeaPartyTony

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Todd Akin is right: physical trauma of forcible rape can interfere w/ hormonal production, conception. http://t.co/BZngTdzO

Todd Akin is right: physical trauma of forcible rape can interfere w/ hormonal production, conception. http://t.co/BZngTdzO-- Bryan Fischer

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@MichelleMalkin Women who are raped are about 40% less likely to get pregnant than their peers who had unprotected, consensual sex.

@MichelleMalkin Women who are raped are about 40% less likely to get pregnant than their peers who had unprotected, consensual sex.-- Roxeanne de Luca

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Poor phrasing, but if you watch the intv @ToddAkin meant to convey that there's less chance of getting pregnant if raped.

Poor phrasing, but if you watch the intv @ToddAkin meant to convey that there's less chance of getting pregnant if raped.-- davecatanese

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Akin mixed up his words. He meant a womans body can reject a pregnancy due to a traumatic physical rape causing extreme bodily harm.

Akin mixed up his words. He meant a womans body can reject a pregnancy due to a traumatic physical rape causing extreme bodily harm.-- Sarah Goldstein

UPDATE: An earlier version of this item included one person whose tweet was not intended to convey agreement.

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