Republican support of the Catholic hierarchy on birth control pills + Akin/Ryan "legitimate rape" stance + 47% speech = how republicans are losing an election they should really have won. Tone deaf and stupid is no way to go through life, Republicans. Why Obama Is Leading in Swing States - NationalJournal.com p.s. I wonder if people like Allie Babble will blame themselves for this loss? Or, if they're capable of that sort of internal self-awareness?