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Some of the Best (and Oddest) Photos of 2012

A Nation Waits

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A Nation Waits

Audience members listen as Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign rally Oct. 24 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

As election season ticked on, focus narrowed to a handful of so-called swing states.

Photo Essay

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