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A chalk-written sign on a sidewalk gives directions to President Obama's grassroots event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, on Oct. 17, 2012. (Associated Press)
Photo by: Nam Y. Huh
A chalk-written sign on a sidewalk gives directions to President Obama's grassroots event at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, on Oct. 17, 2012. (Associated Press)

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