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Funny how the photo frames Santorum in the middle of Occupy and Reagan when he’s so far to the right of both. 
via France 24
(photo credit: Scott Olsen/Getty Images caption:  Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks during a campaign rally on March 19, 2012 in Dixon, Illinois. Illinois residents will go to the polls on March 20 to vote their choice for the Republican presidential nominee.)
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Funny how the photo frames Santorum in the middle of Occupy and Reagan when he’s so far to the right of both.

via France 24

(photo credit: Scott Olsen/Getty Images caption: Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum speaks during a campaign rally on March 19, 2012 in Dixon, Illinois. Illinois residents will go to the polls on March 20 to vote their choice for the Republican presidential nominee.)

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What’s with the Santorum-is-actually-10-years-younger-than-you-think-he-is business? 
via The Charlotte Observer
(photo credit: Charlie Riedel/AP Photo caption:  A vendor sells buttons of Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, Friday, March 16, 2012, at a rally in Osage Beach, Mo.)
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What’s with the Santorum-is-actually-10-years-younger-than-you-think-he-is business?

via The Charlotte Observer

(photo credit: Charlie Riedel/AP Photo caption: A vendor sells buttons of Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, Friday, March 16, 2012, at a rally in Osage Beach, Mo.)

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On his knees, stained and prayin’. Yes, Santorum’s on a mission.
via The New York Times
(photo credit: Tony Cenicola/The New York Times caption:  A supporter of Mr. Santorum prayed as they waited for him to appear in Lafayette, La. The outcome of the Alabama and Mississippi primaries strengthened Mr. Santorum’s argument that he should emerge as the final competitor to Mr. Romney)
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On his knees, stained and prayin’. Yes, Santorum’s on a mission.

via The New York Times

(photo credit: Tony Cenicola/The New York Times caption: A supporter of Mr. Santorum prayed as they waited for him to appear in Lafayette, La. The outcome of the Alabama and Mississippi primaries strengthened Mr. Santorum’s argument that he should emerge as the final competitor to Mr. Romney)

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Hawaii Caucus: This is how they vote in foreign countries 
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(photo credit: Kent Nishimura / EPA caption:  Caucus goers wait to cast their ballot at a Republican Presidential Caucus at the President McKinley High School Cafeteria in Honolulu, Hawaii, on March 13, 2012. This is the first year the State of Hawaii is using a caucus to decide how its delegate votes are used.)
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Hawaii Caucus: This is how they vote in foreign countries

via MSNBC PhotoBlog

(photo credit: Kent Nishimura / EPA caption: Caucus goers wait to cast their ballot at a Republican Presidential Caucus at the President McKinley High School Cafeteria in Honolulu, Hawaii, on March 13, 2012. This is the first year the State of Hawaii is using a caucus to decide how its delegate votes are used.)

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He’s doing it, his visual co-hort is doing it: everybody’s worried about Newt. Still, doesn’t mean he’s going anywhere. 
via The New York Times
(photo credit: Josh Haner/The New York Times caption:  While Mr. Gingrich has pledged to take his candidacy to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., the primary calendar includes only a handful of remaining Southern states, the only place he has won. Mr. Gingrich at the Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce in Birmingham, Ala.)
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He’s doing it, his visual co-hort is doing it: everybody’s worried about Newt. Still, doesn’t mean he’s going anywhere.

via The New York Times

(photo credit: Josh Haner/The New York Times caption: While Mr. Gingrich has pledged to take his candidacy to the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., the primary calendar includes only a handful of remaining Southern states, the only place he has won. Mr. Gingrich at the Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce in Birmingham, Ala.)

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Except for some shit-stirrin’, Newt’s pushing up tulips. 
via The Charlotte Observer
(photo credit: David Goldman/AP Photos  caption:  The tour bus of Republican presidential candidate former House Speaker Newt Gingrich waits for his return outside a campaign event, Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in Vestavia Hills, Ala.)
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Except for some shit-stirrin’, Newt’s pushing up tulips.

via The Charlotte Observer

(photo credit: David Goldman/AP Photos caption: The tour bus of Republican presidential candidate former House Speaker Newt Gingrich waits for his return outside a campaign event, Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in Vestavia Hills, Ala.)

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Nicole Bengiveno’s GOP primary/racial segregation shot is the smartest, bravest campaign pic I’ve seen all year. The pic may be “overstretching” the metaphor, but the vote was segregated. Mostly white people voted in the South’s GOP primaries yesterday. 
via The New York Times
(photo credit: Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times caption:  People in Birmingham, Ala., waited to register vehicles at the Jefferson County Courthouse , which was also a polling station. There have been lines at the courthouse since major cuts in the budget.)
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Nicole Bengiveno’s GOP primary/racial segregation shot is the smartest, bravest campaign pic I’ve seen all year. The pic may be “overstretching” the metaphor, but the vote was segregated. Mostly white people voted in the South’s GOP primaries yesterday.

via The New York Times

(photo credit: Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times caption: People in Birmingham, Ala., waited to register vehicles at the Jefferson County Courthouse , which was also a polling station. There have been lines at the courthouse since major cuts in the budget.)

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So far, Santorum’s wife has stayed below the radar. Photos like this, however, and her influence on him, start to open up the subject.
via DayLife
(photo credit: Eric Gay/AP caption:  Karen Santorum, right, helps prepare her husband, Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, for a live interview following a rally, Monday, March 12, 2012, in Montgomery, Ala.)
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So far, Santorum’s wife has stayed below the radar. Photos like this, however, and her influence on him, start to open up the subject.

via DayLife

(photo credit: Eric Gay/AP caption: Karen Santorum, right, helps prepare her husband, Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, for a live interview following a rally, Monday, March 12, 2012, in Montgomery, Ala.)

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Did you know Santorum was “Made in America”? Does he mean, as opposed to “Made in Kenya?” 
via The Charlotte Observer
(photo credit: Eric Gay/AP caption:  Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at his election night rally at Steubenville High School, Tuesday, March 6, 2012, in Steubenville, Ohio.)
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Did you know Santorum was “Made in America”? Does he mean, as opposed to “Made in Kenya?”

via The Charlotte Observer

(photo credit: Eric Gay/AP caption: Republican presidential candidate, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at his election night rally at Steubenville High School, Tuesday, March 6, 2012, in Steubenville, Ohio.)

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