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Don't scare the baby, Joe! Quirky pics from the campaign trail Thursday

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Vice President Joe Biden reaches out to hold four-month-old Simon Hamill after Biden's campaign event Sept. 13, at the Zorn Arena on the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire campus.

Jim Young / Reuters

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney reacts as he is presented with cake from a member of the media who celebrated her birthday on the campaign plane on the way to Long Island, N.Y., on Sept. 13.

Kevin Lamarque / Reuters

President Obama is obscured by the podium as he speaks at a rally in Golden, Colo., Sept. 13.

Jim Young / Reuters

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney holds a crying baby as he greets supporters at a campaign rally in Fairfax, Va., on Sept. 13.

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