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October 18th, 2012
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Get Real: Senate debate question over "50 Shades of Grey"

One debate zinger trending this morning isn’t from the presidential showdown. It’s a moment between two female senate candidates in New York, Democratic incumbent Kirsten Gillibrand and Republican challenger Wendy Long, during their only debate. Moderator Liz Benjamin asked the two women if they had read the popular erotic novel, “50 Shades of Grey.” Was that appropriate? The “Starting Point” panel weighs in.

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