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From McCain’s Mrs. Right | Newsweek Politics: Conventions | Newsweek.com
She piles her hair up in a librarian's bun and wears what she calls "schoolmarm" glasses (one blogger compared her to "Tina Fey's sexier sister").
What does "a librarian's bun" mean?
Hair worn up at the back, like this: http://pro.corbis.com/images/42-1831...CB9D1B7F1CB%7D
The stereotypical librarian is often depicted with spectacles and a bun: http://www.weeklyreader.com/readandw...librarian.jpeg