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<p>President Barack Obama speaks during an event for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett at the U.S. Cellular Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, August 16, 2010.  REUTERS/Larry Downing</p>

President Barack Obama speaks during an event for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett at the U.S. Cellular Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Barack Obama speaks during an event for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett at the U.S. Cellular Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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<p>Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank (ECB) addresses the media during his monthly news conference at the ECB headquarter in Frankfurt, August 5, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank (ECB) addresses the media during his monthly news conference at the ECB headquarter in Frankfurt, August 5, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank (ECB) addresses the media during his monthly news conference at the ECB headquarter in Frankfurt, August 5, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Russian heavyweight boxer and current holder of the World Boxing Association (WBA) title Nikolai Valuev attends a news conference in Nuremberg, Germany, September 22, 2009.    REUTERS/Michaela Rehle </p>

Russian heavyweight boxer and current holder of the World Boxing Association (WBA) title Nikolai Valuev attends a news conference in Nuremberg, Germany, September 22, 2009. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

Russian heavyweight boxer and current holder of the World Boxing Association (WBA) title Nikolai Valuev attends a news conference in Nuremberg, Germany, September 22, 2009. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

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<p>Usher poses for a portrait to promote his new album and fragrance in New York December 16, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

Usher poses for a portrait to promote his new album and fragrance in New York December 16, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Usher poses for a portrait to promote his new album and fragrance in New York December 16, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Hair stylist Richard Thompson of Britain makes a final review of his model at Hair Expo 2008 in Sydney, Australia, June 6, 2008.   REUTERS/Daniel Munoz </p>

Hair stylist Richard Thompson of Britain makes a final review of his model at Hair Expo 2008 in Sydney, Australia, June 6, 2008. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz

Hair stylist Richard Thompson of Britain makes a final review of his model at Hair Expo 2008 in Sydney, Australia, June 6, 2008. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz

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<p>Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O'Leary speaks at a news conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 26, 2008.   REUTERS/Thierry Roge</p>

Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O'Leary speaks at a news conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 26, 2008. REUTERS/Thierry Roge

Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O'Leary speaks at a news conference in Brussels, Belgium, March 26, 2008. REUTERS/Thierry Roge

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<p>A girl looks out from a temporary shelter at the Kaliyakadu camp for internally displaced Tamil people in Batticaloa, in eastern Sri Lanka May 8, 2008. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A girl looks out from a temporary shelter at the Kaliyakadu camp for internally displaced Tamil people in Batticaloa, in eastern Sri Lanka May 8, 2008. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A girl looks out from a temporary shelter at the Kaliyakadu camp for internally displaced Tamil people in Batticaloa, in eastern Sri Lanka May 8, 2008. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A model displays an outfit created by designer Antonio Alvarado during the Pasarela Cibeles Autumn/Winter 08-09 fashion week in Madrid, Spain, February 14, 2008. REUTERS/Andrea Comas</p>

A model displays an outfit created by designer Antonio Alvarado during the Pasarela Cibeles Autumn/Winter 08-09 fashion week in Madrid, Spain, February 14, 2008. REUTERS/Andrea Comas

A model displays an outfit created by designer Antonio Alvarado during the Pasarela Cibeles Autumn/Winter 08-09 fashion week in Madrid, Spain, February 14, 2008. REUTERS/Andrea Comas

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<p>Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks at the 2007 "Take Back America" conference in Washington, June 20, 2007.   REUTERS/Jim Young </p>

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks at the 2007 "Take Back America" conference in Washington, June 20, 2007. REUTERS/Jim Young

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks at the 2007 "Take Back America" conference in Washington, June 20, 2007. REUTERS/Jim Young

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<p>A model presents a bag by German designer Karl Lagerfeld as part of his Spring/Summer 2009 women's ready-to-wear fashion show in Paris October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Charles Platiau</p>

A model presents a bag by German designer Karl Lagerfeld as part of his Spring/Summer 2009 women's ready-to-wear fashion show in Paris October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

A model presents a bag by German designer Karl Lagerfeld as part of his Spring/Summer 2009 women's ready-to-wear fashion show in Paris October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

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<p>Alanis Morissette performs on main stage during Budapest's Sziget Music Festival on an island in the Danube River, Hungary, August 13, 2008. REUTERS/Karoly Arvai</p>

Alanis Morissette performs on main stage during Budapest's Sziget Music Festival on an island in the Danube River, Hungary, August 13, 2008. REUTERS/Karoly Arvai

Alanis Morissette performs on main stage during Budapest's Sziget Music Festival on an island in the Danube River, Hungary, August 13, 2008. REUTERS/Karoly Arvai

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<p>British author Salman Rushdie poses for photographers during a photocall before his news conference at Asia house in Barcelona April 1, 2009. REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino</p>

British author Salman Rushdie poses for photographers during a photocall before his news conference at Asia house in Barcelona April 1, 2009. REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino

British author Salman Rushdie poses for photographers during a photocall before his news conference at Asia house in Barcelona April 1, 2009. REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino

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<p>European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso gestures as he holds a news conference on the financial crisis and the economy at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, October 29, 2008.    REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso gestures as he holds a news conference on the financial crisis and the economy at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, October 29, 2008. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso gestures as he holds a news conference on the financial crisis and the economy at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, October 29, 2008. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>Russian flags are reflected in a bus window as a woman looks at a rally after local elections in the southern city of Stavropol, Russia, October 12, 2008.    REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko </p>

Russian flags are reflected in a bus window as a woman looks at a rally after local elections in the southern city of Stavropol, Russia, October 12, 2008. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

Russian flags are reflected in a bus window as a woman looks at a rally after local elections in the southern city of Stavropol, Russia, October 12, 2008. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko

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<p>A young Hindu devotee takes a shower before starting his pilgrimage to the sacred Batu Caves temple during Thaipusam festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 31, 2007.   REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad</p>

A young Hindu devotee takes a shower before starting his pilgrimage to the sacred Batu Caves temple during Thaipusam festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 31, 2007. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

A young Hindu devotee takes a shower before starting his pilgrimage to the sacred Batu Caves temple during Thaipusam festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 31, 2007. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

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