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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in the playground at St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010.  


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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in the playground at St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in the playground at St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. 

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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock meets students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. 


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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock meets students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock meets students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. 


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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville pose for photographers in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock hugs a student from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. 


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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock hugs a student from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock hugs a student from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (R) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville approach a student in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett </p>

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (R) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville approach a student in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (R) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville approach a student in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville in London, May 19, 2010. 

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The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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<p>The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville play with students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett </p>

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville play with students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

The 2012 Olympic mascot Wenlock (L) and Paralympic mascot Mandeville play with students from St. Paul's primary school in London, May 19, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

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