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<p>Bishops fold their hands in prayer during the opening mass of the bishop's annual meeting in Fulda Cathedral September 21, 2010. Some 67 German bishops and cardinals are meeting in Fulda for four days to discuss actual questions of the religious, cultural and political life. Picture is taken with a tilt and shift lens.  REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Bishops fold their hands in prayer during the opening mass of the bishop's annual meeting in Fulda Cathedral September 21, 2010. Some 67 German bishops and cardinals are meeting in Fulda for four days to discuss actual questions of the religious,...more

Bishops fold their hands in prayer during the opening mass of the bishop's annual meeting in Fulda Cathedral September 21, 2010. Some 67 German bishops and cardinals are meeting in Fulda for four days to discuss actual questions of the religious, cultural and political life. Picture is taken with a tilt and shift lens. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Arturo Vidal (C) of Bayer Leverkusen passes a ball during their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Eintracht Frankfurt in Frankfurt, April 3, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Arturo Vidal (C) of Bayer Leverkusen passes a ball during their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Eintracht Frankfurt in Frankfurt, April 3, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Arturo Vidal (C) of Bayer Leverkusen passes a ball during their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Eintracht Frankfurt in Frankfurt, April 3, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen holds his national flag as he celebrates after winning the men's 4 x 7.5 km relay biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 26, 2010. Norway won the gold medal ahead of Austria who won silver and Russia who took bronze. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen holds his national flag as he celebrates after winning the men's 4 x 7.5 km relay biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 26, 2010. Norway won the gold medal ahead of...more

Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen holds his national flag as he celebrates after winning the men's 4 x 7.5 km relay biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 26, 2010. Norway won the gold medal ahead of Austria who won silver and Russia who took bronze. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>The skyline of Frankfurt with its bank towers is seen under clouds September 26, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

The skyline of Frankfurt with its bank towers is seen under clouds September 26, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The skyline of Frankfurt with its bank towers is seen under clouds September 26, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Visitors look at cars of German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz at the international car show "IAA" in Frankfurt, September 16, 2009.    REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Visitors look at cars of German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz at the international car show "IAA" in Frankfurt, September 16, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Visitors look at cars of German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz at the international car show "IAA" in Frankfurt, September 16, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>French kayaker Fabien Lefevre attends a training session for the upcoming Beijing Olympic games at Bizanos nautical site, near Pau, southwestern France, May 23, 2008. REUTERS/Olivier Pon </p>

French kayaker Fabien Lefevre attends a training session for the upcoming Beijing Olympic games at Bizanos nautical site, near Pau, southwestern France, May 23, 2008. REUTERS/Olivier Pon

French kayaker Fabien Lefevre attends a training session for the upcoming Beijing Olympic games at Bizanos nautical site, near Pau, southwestern France, May 23, 2008. REUTERS/Olivier Pon

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<p>A Force India Formula One car navigates past a corner near the Esplanade theatres at the Marina Bay Street Circuit of the Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix during qualifying session September 27, 2008.   REUTERS/Tim Chong </p>

A Force India Formula One car navigates past a corner near the Esplanade theatres at the Marina Bay Street Circuit of the Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix during qualifying session September 27, 2008. REUTERS/Tim Chong

A Force India Formula One car navigates past a corner near the Esplanade theatres at the Marina Bay Street Circuit of the Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix during qualifying session September 27, 2008. REUTERS/Tim Chong

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<p>Members of the Italian Catholic community take part in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Bensheim, south-west of Frankfurt, April 2, 2010. Thousands of spectators watched the yearly Passion performed by about 100 laity actors. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Members of the Italian Catholic community take part in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Bensheim, south-west of Frankfurt, April 2, 2010. Thousands of spectators watched the yearly Passion performed by about 100...more

Members of the Italian Catholic community take part in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Bensheim, south-west of Frankfurt, April 2, 2010. Thousands of spectators watched the yearly Passion performed by about 100 laity actors. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>A police officer stands outside the door of the British prime minister's residence of 10 Downing Street in London May 5, 2010.  REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth </p>

A police officer stands outside the door of the British prime minister's residence of 10 Downing Street in London May 5, 2010. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

A police officer stands outside the door of the British prime minister's residence of 10 Downing Street in London May 5, 2010. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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<p>The Ferrari Formula One team practice a tyre change during the third practice at the Hockenheim race track, July 24, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

The Ferrari Formula One team practice a tyre change during the third practice at the Hockenheim race track, July 24, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The Ferrari Formula One team practice a tyre change during the third practice at the Hockenheim race track, July 24, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Athletes ski during the men's 50 km mass start classic cross-country final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 28, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Athletes ski during the men's 50 km mass start classic cross-country final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 28, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Athletes ski during the men's 50 km mass start classic cross-country final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 28, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Supporters of Hertha BSC Berlin shout for their team before their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Bayer Leverkusen in Leverkusen, May 1, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Supporters of Hertha BSC Berlin shout for their team before their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Bayer Leverkusen in Leverkusen, May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Supporters of Hertha BSC Berlin shout for their team before their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Bayer Leverkusen in Leverkusen, May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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