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President Barack Obama wipes his eye at the

President Barack Obama wipes his eye at the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009) Credit: AP

Americans and others around the world remember Sen. Ted Kennedy.

Two young mourners pay tribute during the funeral
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Two young mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. Mourners from across the country and the world gathered to pay their respects to Sen. Kennedy, who was buried at Arlington National Cemetery alongside his two brothers. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Crowd pay tribute as the hearse bearing the
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Crowd pay tribute as the hearse bearing the remains of Sen. Edward Kennedy arrives outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. Mourners from across the country and the world gathered to pay their respects to senator Kennedy, who was buried at Arlington National Cemetery alongside his two brothers. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for
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Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

A young mourner pays tribute during the funeral
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A young mourner pays tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. Mourners from across the country and the world gathered to pay their respects to Sen. Kennedy, who was buried at Arlington National Cemetery alongside his two brothers. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for
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Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-RI), center, son of the
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Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-RI), center, son of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, stands near the hearse bearing his father, during a ceremony outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for
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Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for
Credit: MCT/Olivier Douliery

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for
Credit: MCT/Olivier Douliery

Mourners pay tribute during the funeral procession for Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Saturday, August 29, 2009. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

Jean Kennedy Smith, sister of Sen. Edward Kennedy,
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Jean Kennedy Smith, sister of Sen. Edward Kennedy, looks on during the funeral services for Kennedy at the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Family members carry the coffin of late U.S.
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Family members carry the coffin of late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy out of the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica at the end of his funeral Mass in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Victoria Kennedy, widow of Sen. Edward Kennedy, and
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Victoria Kennedy, widow of Sen. Edward Kennedy, and her son Curran Raclin watch the coffin as its carried away after the Roman Catholic funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama delivers a eulogy for Sen.
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President Barack Obama delivers a eulogy for Sen. Edward Kennedy during Kennedy's funeral services at the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

The coffin of Sen. Edward Kennedy leaves Our
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The coffin of Sen. Edward Kennedy leaves Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica after a funeral Mass in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama look over at the Kennedy family during the funeral Mass for Sen. Ted Kennedy. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama greets widow Victoria Kennedy during
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President Barack Obama greets widow Victoria Kennedy during the Roman Catholic Funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama, with first lady Michelle Obama,
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President Barack Obama, with first lady Michelle Obama, greets Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and former President Bill Clinton at the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Victoria Kennedy arrives at the funeral Mass for
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Victoria Kennedy arrives at the funeral Mass for her husband, Sen. Edward Kennedy, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston on Aug. 29, 2009. President Barack Obama, three former presidents and the nation's elite gathered in the rain to attend a grand Catholic funeral for Ted Kennedy, America's legendary political patriarch.

Edward Kennedy III reads some his grandfather's own
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Edward Kennedy III reads some his grandfather's own words during the "prayers of the faithful" portion of the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Boston. The senator died late Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Placido Domingo and Yo Yo Ma greet each
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Placido Domingo and Yo Yo Ma greet each other after performing at the Roman Catholic Funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Edward Kennedy Jr., third from left, Vicki Kennedy,
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Edward Kennedy Jr., third from left, Vicki Kennedy, third from right, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama and other family members attend the Roman Catholic Funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. Kennedy died late Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Sen. John McCain arrives for the funeral Mass
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Sen. John McCain arrives for the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

The coffin of Sen. Edward Kennedy is brought
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The coffin of Sen. Edward Kennedy is brought to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica for a funeral Mass in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama wipes his eye at the
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President Barack Obama wipes his eye at the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Sen. Ted Kennedy's coffin is taken down the
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Sen. Ted Kennedy's coffin is taken down the aisle during the funeral Mass at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama, with first lady Michelle Obama,
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President Barack Obama, with first lady Michelle Obama, greets Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and former President Bill Clinton at the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Actor Jack Nicholson arrives for the funeral Mass
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Actor Jack Nicholson arrives for the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

People arrive for the funeral Mass for Sen.
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People arrive for the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

President Barack Obama, right, speaks with former President
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President Barack Obama, right, speaks with former President Bill Clinton before to the Roman Catholic Funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry arrives for the funeral
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Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry arrives for the funeral of Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston. (Aug. 29, 2009)

Then-California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives for the funeral
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Then-California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives for the funeral Mass for Sen. Edward Kennedy at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston on Aug. 29, 2009.

The family and friends of the late Sen.
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The family and friends of the late Sen. Edward Kennedy watch as his coffin is moved to a hearse at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. (Aug. 27, 2009)

Edward Kennedy Jr., right, Kara Kennedy, second right,
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Edward Kennedy Jr., right, Kara Kennedy, second right, and Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.), third right, watch as the coffin containing their father, the late Sen. Edward Kennedy, is moved at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass., on Thursday. Kennedy died at his home on Cape Cod after a yearlong struggle with brain cancer at the age of 77. (Aug. 27, 2009)

Joe Kennedy, son of Robert F. Kennedy, touches
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Joe Kennedy, son of Robert F. Kennedy, touches the hearse containing the casket of his uncle, Sen. Edward Kennedy, at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass., on Thursday. Kennedy died at his home on Cape Cod after a yearlong struggle with brain cancer at the age of 77. (Aug. 27, 2009)

A woman walks by the The John F.
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A woman walks by the The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum on Thursday in Boston. U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy will lie in repose there until Saturday morning. (Aug. 27, 2009)

A memorial to U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy
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A memorial to U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy is seen Aug. 27, 2009, at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. Kennedy died Aug. 25 at his home in Hyannis Port of brain cancer at the age of 77.

An honor guard carries the coffin of Sen.
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An honor guard carries the coffin of Sen. Edward Kennedy to a hearse at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. (Aug. 27, 2009)

The American flag hangs at half-mast as the
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The American flag hangs at half-mast as the Space Shuttle Discovery stands on launchpad 39-A awaiting launch after two earlier attempts were scrubbed at the at the Kennedy Space Center on Aug. 27, 2009, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The flag was lowered in honor of U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.), died at the age of 77 at his home in Hyannis Port, Mass. of brain cancer.

People sign a golden book in memory of
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People sign a golden book in memory of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, where his body will lie in repose for two days before his funeral, in Boston. (Aug. 27, 2009)

Jean Migre, 82, of Hanover, Mass., signs a
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Jean Migre, 82, of Hanover, Mass., signs a condolence book to U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. Kennedy died Aug. 25 at his home in Hyannis of brain cancer at the age of 77. (Aug. 27, 2009)

People sign a golden book in memory of
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People sign a golden book in memory of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston, where his body will lie in repose for two days before his funeral. (Aug. 27, 2009)

People sign a golden book in memory of
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People sign a golden book in memory of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston where his body will lie in repose for two days before his funeral. (Aug. 27, 2009)

Jean Migre, 82, of Hanover, Massachusetts, looks at
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Jean Migre, 82, of Hanover, Massachusetts, looks at a picture of Edward M. Kennedy while waiting to sign a condolence book Aug. 27, 2009, at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. Senator Kennedy died Aug. 25 of brain cancer at the age of 77.

New York Yankees players pay tribute to Sen.
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New York Yankees players pay tribute to Sen. Edward Kennedy with a minute silence before taking the field against the Texas Rangers during their game Aug. 26, 2009, at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx.

New York Yankees' Nick Swisher (33), Jerry Hairston
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New York Yankees' Nick Swisher (33), Jerry Hairston Jr. (17) and Melky Cabrera (53), observe a moment of silence for Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.), who died late Tuesday, before the Yankees' baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, in the Bronx.

The funeral of U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.)
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The funeral of U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) will take place at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston Saturday. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Flags fly at half-staff outside the Kennedy family
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Flags fly at half-staff outside the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, Mass., Wednesday afternoon. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.) died of brain cancer late Tuesday night. (Aug. 26, 2009)

The Boston Red Sox and the Chicago White
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The Boston Red Sox and the Chicago White Sox line up for a moment of silence to honor the late Sen. Ted Kennedy before the game on Aug. 26, 2009, at Fenway Park in Boston. The Massachusetts senator died Aug. 25 after a battle with brain cancer.

The empty office of Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.)
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The empty office of Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kennedy, the last surviving brother in an enduring political dynasty, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A large flag flies at half-staff outside the
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A large flag flies at half-staff outside the house used by President John F. Kennedy as the "summer White House" near the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, Mass., on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009. President Kennedy's youngest brother, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.), died of brain cancer late Tuesday night.

Alex Gahl, left, and her friend Rylee Thomas,
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Alex Gahl, left, and her friend Rylee Thomas, both 2, accompany Rylee's mother April, top, of Marstons Mills, Mass., to pay their respects to Sen. Edward Kennedy outside the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Visitors stop at the grave of President John
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Visitors stop at the grave of President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. Sen. Edward Kennedy died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A news ticker in Times Square announces the
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A news ticker in Times Square announces the death of Sen. Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts. The last surviving brother in a political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

The flag flies at half-mast over the U.S.
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The flag flies at half-mast over the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., the morning after Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) died at his home in Massachusetts. Known as "The Lion of the Senate," Kennedy, 77, served there for 46 years after he was elected to the seat once occupied by his brother, former President John F. Kennedy. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Visitors stop at the grave of President John
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Visitors stop at the grave of President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery, in Arlington, Va. Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.), the last surviving brother in an enduring political dynasty, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

Police officers stand at the top of the
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Police officers stand at the top of the street leading to the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts, the last surviving brother in a political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

The news media sets up outside the Kennedy
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The news media sets up outside the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts, the last surviving brother in a political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

A television reporter delivers a report outside the
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A television reporter delivers a report outside the Kennedy compound, early in Hyannis Port, Mass, after the death of Sen. Edward M. Kennedy was announced. Kennedy, the last surviving brother in a political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died Tuesday night at his home on Cape Cod after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. He was 77. (Aug. 26, 2009)

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