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Former Sen. George McGovern, the 1972 Democratic presidential nominee, arrives for the funeral Mass for R. Sargent Shriver, Mr. McGovern's vice presidential running mate, at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Potomac, Md., on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, Pool)
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Former Sen. George McGovern, the 1972 Democratic presidential nominee, arrives for the funeral Mass for R. Sargent Shriver, Mr. McGovern's vice presidential running mate, at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Potomac, Md., on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, Pool)

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