Todd Akin now says he misspoke, declaring rape “evil” and blaming his blunder on ole foot-in-mouth disease.
Almost immediately Akin tried to backtrack, saying he misspoke.
Mike Huckabee supposedly "misspoke" when he said Barack Obama grew up in Kenya.
Ryan has said he misspoke, but I doubt it—he probably does think first about black inner-city men when he thinks about poverty.
Hagel: I misspoke on ‘Jewish Lobby’ 12:12 p.m.
Akin does, in fact, say that he misspoke, and that he meant to say “forcible rape,” not “legitimate rape.”
That's an ugly word to apply to a basic human right to health and life; but Cruz spoke, or misspoke, a basic truth.
I misspoke—it was the 24th of November rather than the 25th.
Miss Condelick Smith called it dinner: she misspoke herself.
Excuse me; I just wondered if you misspoke—you said they were sentimental and serious, did you intend both of those words?