Why is Akin getting more coverage than the Family Researh Council shooting in DC?

The shooting was obviously a hate crime, the guy was obviously a gay-marriage supporter and he knew the FRC people are conservatives. Us Republicans have called for Akin to get out of office (I agree) because he is an idiot and misrepresents us really bad. Why the hell is the liberal media pounding on the... show more The shooting was obviously a hate crime, the guy was obviously a gay-marriage supporter and he knew the FRC people are conservatives.

Us Republicans have called for Akin to get out of office (I agree) because he is an idiot and misrepresents us really bad.

Why the hell is the liberal media pounding on the Akin story more than a hate crime aimed at conservatives which involved guns?
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