Slideshow: Vice presidential candidate debate

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Republican Sarah Palin (R) greets Democrat Joseph Biden (L) on stage for their vice presidential debate October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Democratic vice presidential candidate U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) and Republican vice presidential candidate Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin take part in the vice presidential debate at the Field House of Washington University's Athletic Complex. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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    Presidential candidate U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) smiles during the vice presidential debate at the Field House of Washington University's Athletic Complex on October 2, 2008 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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    Democratic vice presidential candidate U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) speaks as Republican vice presidential candidate Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) looks on during the vice presidential debate at the Field House of Washington University's Athletic Complex (Getty Images/Getty Images)
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    Democratic supporters watch the televised debate between Democrat vice presidential candidate Joseph Biden and his Republican counterpart Sarah Palin at the Social Hollywood in Los Angeles. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Republican Sarah Palin arrives on stage for her vice presidential debate with Democrat Joseph Biden October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
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    US Senator Joeseph Lieberman (L) , I-CT, speaks to people prior to the vice presidential debate between Republican Sarah Palin and Democrat Joseph Biden October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Republican Sarah Palin participates in the vice presidential debate with Democrat Joseph Biden October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Democrat Joseph Biden (L) participates in the vice presidential debate with Republican Sarah Palin (R) October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Republican Sarah Palin participates in the vice presidential debate with Democrat Joseph Biden October 2, 2008 at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
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    A worker vacuums the stage as final preparations are made at the site of tonight's Vice Presidential debate at Washington University October 2, 2008 in St. Louis, Mo. (David McNew/Getty Images)
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    Democratic vice presidential candidate U.S. Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) shakes hands with Republican vice presidential candidate Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as her daughter Piper (C) looks on after their vice presidential debate. (David McNew/Getty Images)