Todd Akin Jokes About Activists Lynching His Democratic Colleagues

At a town hall meeting yesterday, Todd Akin mentioned that some of his Democratic colleagues in Congress "almost got lynched" when talking to constituents. The idea seems to have been a big hit with the friendly audience. Watch and listen:

I like to think I have a sense of humor. But how are lynch mobs funny?

UPDATE: Welcome Talking Points MemoHuffington Post and Think Progress readers!  For more on Todd Akin's extreme brand of conservatism, check out the previous Fired Up! coverage here.

Dale Singer of The Beacon has more about the Akin's town hall event.

 

 

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