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Ann Romney is under attack! Well, not really. Hilary Rosen—a brief pause to give you time to wonder "who?"—was on CNN Wednesday night and said that Ann Romney has "never worked a day in her life." Cue the outrage! It's the real War on Women! Rosen belittled stay-at-home moms! So Ann Romney took to twitter and it was on:

I made a choice to stay home and raise five boys. Believe me, it was hard work.
@AnnDRomney via web

Well, kudos to you, Ann. You made a choice. Granted, it was a choice that most mothers don't have since they don't have the luxury of a couple of hundred million dollars to fall back on, but props to you because being a stay-at-home mom is hard work. I know that because I was one.

But now, back to the real War on Women, where Mitt Romney is leading the charge against basic health care for women, the economic health of women, jobs for women, educational opportunities for women ... and let's shelve the phony outrage.

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