Tina Fey covers January 2009 issue of Vanity Fair

Tina Fey appears on the cover of the January, 2009 issue of  Vanity Fair magazine.

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The former cast of Saturday Night Live discusses marriage, motherhood, 30 Rock and Sarah Palin. The mag hits newsstands December 9.

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In the interview, she reveals how she got her signature facial scar.

“It was in, like, the front yard of her house, and somebody who just came up, and she just thought somebody marked her with a pen,” Fey’s husband, Jeff Richmond, says.

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“When I was 18 and registering to vote, my mom’s only instruction was ‘You just go in and pull the big Republican lever.’ That’s my welcome to adulthood. She’s like, ‘No, don’t even read it. Just pull the Republican lever.’”

I love Tina. She’s funny, attractive and smart. The cover photo is really clever.