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10 big political upsets

Published On: Oct 24 2011 10:46:05 AM PDT   Updated On: Oct 22 2012 05:34:22 AM PDT

The polls and the pundits are already telling Americans what to expect this Election Day, but what happens when they're wrong? Here are 10 of the most surprising political upsets in U.S. history.

Hillary Clinton 2008
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Jim Young /Reuters

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton got Barack Obama back for his 2008 Iowa upset by staging a comeback at the New Hampshire primary that same year. Eventually she suspended her campaign and endorsed Obama.

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