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In case you haven’t already read about Akin’s latest forray into lands so extreme they’re yet unmapped, the DailyKos reports on Akin’s response to the GOP hesitation to renew legislation that would keep interest on student financial rates low. Akin, in all due seriousness, opined apropos student loans that:

America has got the equivalent of the stage three cancer of socialism because the federal government is tampering in all kinds of stuff it has no business tampering in.

Cancer of socialism”? How about GOP efforts to starve the middle class? Much higher kill rate I bet.