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September 3, 2008 7:06 AM

Talk raging around whether Palin can be both mom and VP

It was apparently right there, under the surface for only a few days, simmering, waiting to somehow find a way to express itself. But when the presumptive Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin revealed her 17-year-old unmarried daughter's unplanned pregnancy Monday, the quasi-sexist question of whether Palin could be a good mother and the vice president of the United States could be discussed among us openly and at will.

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