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This Time It's Dems Who Have Awful Candidates

By Joe Curl, Washington Times - August 7, 2014

In the lead-up to the 2012 midterm elections, all the talk was about the GOP taking control of the Senate.

Then, as often happens with the Grand Old Party, they figured out a way to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. Todd Akin happened. Then Richard Mourdock did. One-two punch. Flat on the mat 8, 9, 10. Done.

Mr. Akin kicked things off in August by saying two words that have never been uttered side by side in the history of the English language: “legitimate rape.” No need to explain, Todd. Stick a fork in it, you’re done.

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