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TMZ: Palin Explains Speeding Ticket: 'I Wasn't Speeding, I Was Qualifying'

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Her explanation to the site was simple. She said she was listening to Sammy Hagar's "I Can't Drive 55" song at the time.

"I wasn't speeding," she told TMZ. "I was qualifying."