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Obama named Time magazine's Person of the Year

The TIME magazine Person of the Year edition features U.S. President Barack Obama. REUTERS/TIME Magazine/Handout

The TIME magazine Person of the Year edition features U.S. President Barack Obama. REUTERS/TIME Magazine/Handout

The TIME magazine Person of the Year edition features U.S. President Barack Obama. REUTERS/TIME Magazine/Handout
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U.S. President Barack Obama celebrates after his victory speech during his election rally in Chicago, in this November 6, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

U.S. President Barack Obama celebrates after his victory speech during his election rally in Chicago, in this November 6, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

U.S. President Barack Obama celebrates after his victory speech during his election rally in Chicago, in this November 6, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files
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President Barack Obama arrives at a campaign rally in North Las Vegas, Nevada, in this November 1, 2012 file photo. Time magazine has named Obama their 2012 Person of the Year. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus/Files

President Barack Obama arrives at a campaign rally in North Las Vegas, Nevada, in this November 1, 2012 file photo. Time magazine has named Obama their 2012 Person of the Year. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus/Files

President Barack Obama arrives at a campaign rally in North Las Vegas, Nevada, in this November 1, 2012 file photo. Time magazine has named Obama their 2012 Person of the Year. REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus/Files
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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during an event in Lake Buena Vista, Florida June 22, 2012. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during an event in Lake Buena Vista, Florida June 22, 2012. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during an event in Lake Buena Vista, Florida June 22, 2012. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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