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<p>A Bedouin tourist guide talks to Reuters TV crew near Dakhla oasis in Egypt's Western Desert September 23, 2008 where a group of tourists spent the night on September 16 before heading out towards the Gilf al-Kebir national reserve.  REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic </p>

A Bedouin tourist guide talks to Reuters TV crew near Dakhla oasis in Egypt's Western Desert September 23, 2008 where a group of tourists spent the night on September 16 before heading out towards the Gilf al-Kebir national reserve. REUTERS/Goran...more

A Bedouin tourist guide talks to Reuters TV crew near Dakhla oasis in Egypt's Western Desert September 23, 2008 where a group of tourists spent the night on September 16 before heading out towards the Gilf al-Kebir national reserve. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

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<p>'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, lawmaker and and candidate from the League of Social Democrats, a pro-democracy group, speaks to reporters after his win for the second term in the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong early September 8, 2008. REUTERS/Bobby Yip </p>

'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, lawmaker and and candidate from the League of Social Democrats, a pro-democracy group, speaks to reporters after his win for the second term in the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong early September 8, 2008....more

'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, lawmaker and and candidate from the League of Social Democrats, a pro-democracy group, speaks to reporters after his win for the second term in the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong early September 8, 2008. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Former soccer star Diego Maradona balances a ball on his head during a photocall for "Maradona by Kusturica" by Serbian director Emir Kusturica at the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 20, 2008. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard </p>

Former soccer star Diego Maradona balances a ball on his head during a photocall for "Maradona by Kusturica" by Serbian director Emir Kusturica at the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 20, 2008. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Former soccer star Diego Maradona balances a ball on his head during a photocall for "Maradona by Kusturica" by Serbian director Emir Kusturica at the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 20, 2008. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

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<p>Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama answers questions from the media aboard his campaign plane May 14, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes </p>

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama answers questions from the media aboard his campaign plane May 14, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama answers questions from the media aboard his campaign plane May 14, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

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<p>Indian press photographers stand behind a fence for security reasons as they take pictures of Belgium's Queen Paola in a school in Mumbai November 6, 2008. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir </p>

Indian press photographers stand behind a fence for security reasons as they take pictures of Belgium's Queen Paola in a school in Mumbai November 6, 2008. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Indian press photographers stand behind a fence for security reasons as they take pictures of Belgium's Queen Paola in a school in Mumbai November 6, 2008. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>Newscasters rehearse at a studio of the new China Central Television's (CCTV) Olympic Broadcast Center in Beijing July 30, 2008. REUTERS/Claro Cortes IV </p>

Newscasters rehearse at a studio of the new China Central Television's (CCTV) Olympic Broadcast Center in Beijing July 30, 2008. REUTERS/Claro Cortes IV

Newscasters rehearse at a studio of the new China Central Television's (CCTV) Olympic Broadcast Center in Beijing July 30, 2008. REUTERS/Claro Cortes IV

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<p>Actress Anne Hathaway poses for photographers during a red carpet event at the Venice Film Festival September 3, 2008. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse </p>

Actress Anne Hathaway poses for photographers during a red carpet event at the Venice Film Festival September 3, 2008. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Actress Anne Hathaway poses for photographers during a red carpet event at the Venice Film Festival September 3, 2008. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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<p>Former sumo wrestler Wakanoho reads a document as he is surrounded by the media during a news conference in Tokyo September 29, 2008. REUTERS/Issei Kato </p>

Former sumo wrestler Wakanoho reads a document as he is surrounded by the media during a news conference in Tokyo September 29, 2008. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Former sumo wrestler Wakanoho reads a document as he is surrounded by the media during a news conference in Tokyo September 29, 2008. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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<p>Ruth, 34, a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, covers her face as she tells reporters about being separated from her four children outside of the YFZ Ranch in Eldorado, Texas April 24, 2008. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi </p>

Ruth, 34, a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, covers her face as she tells reporters about being separated from her four children outside of the YFZ Ranch in Eldorado, Texas April 24, 2008. REUTERS/Jessica...more

Ruth, 34, a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, covers her face as she tells reporters about being separated from her four children outside of the YFZ Ranch in Eldorado, Texas April 24, 2008. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>A NASA television camera operator prepares for a press conference as the sun rises at launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida February 22, 2007.  REUTERS/Scott Audette </p>

A NASA television camera operator prepares for a press conference as the sun rises at launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida February 22, 2007. REUTERS/Scott Audette

A NASA television camera operator prepares for a press conference as the sun rises at launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida February 22, 2007. REUTERS/Scott Audette

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<p>Seats with the names of different media organistations are seen before the President-elect Barack Obama's first press conference following their election victory in Chicago, November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

Seats with the names of different media organistations are seen before the President-elect Barack Obama's first press conference following their election victory in Chicago, November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Seats with the names of different media organistations are seen before the President-elect Barack Obama's first press conference following their election victory in Chicago, November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>U.S. actors Mickey Rourke and Evan Rachel Wood kiss on the red carpet at Venice Film Festival September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Max Rossi </p>

U.S. actors Mickey Rourke and Evan Rachel Wood kiss on the red carpet at Venice Film Festival September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. actors Mickey Rourke and Evan Rachel Wood kiss on the red carpet at Venice Film Festival September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>Photographers take pictures of Apple's new laptop "Macbook Air" during its launch in India at a function in Mumbai February 12, 2008. REUTERS/Arko Datta </p>

Photographers take pictures of Apple's new laptop "Macbook Air" during its launch in India at a function in Mumbai February 12, 2008. REUTERS/Arko Datta

Photographers take pictures of Apple's new laptop "Macbook Air" during its launch in India at a function in Mumbai February 12, 2008. REUTERS/Arko Datta

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<p>LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. kneels on the track after winning the men's 400m final of the athletics competition in the National Stadium at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 21, 2008. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez </p>

LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. kneels on the track after winning the men's 400m final of the athletics competition in the National Stadium at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 21, 2008. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. kneels on the track after winning the men's 400m final of the athletics competition in the National Stadium at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 21, 2008. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>Horse Raven's Pass with jockey Lanfranco Dettori in the irons celebrates his first place win in the Breeders' Cup Classic race in front of photographers at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, October 25, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Blake </p>

Horse Raven's Pass with jockey Lanfranco Dettori in the irons celebrates his first place win in the Breeders' Cup Classic race in front of photographers at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, October 25, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Horse Raven's Pass with jockey Lanfranco Dettori in the irons celebrates his first place win in the Breeders' Cup Classic race in front of photographers at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, October 25, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Democratic presidential candidate Senator Joe Biden has make up applied before a television interview at the Public Library in Allison, Iowa November 27, 2007. REUTERS/Carlos Barria </p>

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Joe Biden has make up applied before a television interview at the Public Library in Allison, Iowa November 27, 2007. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Joe Biden has make up applied before a television interview at the Public Library in Allison, Iowa November 27, 2007. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

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<p>Magician David Blaine is interviewed by television personality Kelly Ripa while performing a stunt in Central Park in New York September 22, 2008. Blaine plans to hang upside down without a safety net for 60 hours. REUTERS/Eric Thayer </p>

Magician David Blaine is interviewed by television personality Kelly Ripa while performing a stunt in Central Park in New York September 22, 2008. Blaine plans to hang upside down without a safety net for 60 hours. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Magician David Blaine is interviewed by television personality Kelly Ripa while performing a stunt in Central Park in New York September 22, 2008. Blaine plans to hang upside down without a safety net for 60 hours. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Slovenia's President Danilo Turk speaks during an awards ceremony for the 2008 European inventor in Ljubljana May 6, 2008. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic </p>

Slovenia's President Danilo Turk speaks during an awards ceremony for the 2008 European inventor in Ljubljana May 6, 2008. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

Slovenia's President Danilo Turk speaks during an awards ceremony for the 2008 European inventor in Ljubljana May 6, 2008. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

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<p>Georgia's Defence Minister David Kezerashvili speaks during an interview on board the USS Mount Whitney at the Georgian Black Sea port of Poti, September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko </p>

Georgia's Defence Minister David Kezerashvili speaks during an interview on board the USS Mount Whitney at the Georgian Black Sea port of Poti, September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Georgia's Defence Minister David Kezerashvili speaks during an interview on board the USS Mount Whitney at the Georgian Black Sea port of Poti, September 5, 2008. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

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<p>Photographers take photos of the feet of leading marathon competitors, (from top to bottom) Italy's Stefano Baldini, Ethiopia's Haile Gebrselassie, Kenya's Martin Lel, and Morocco's Jaouad Gharib, during a photocall ahead of the London Marathon, April 19, 2006.  REUTERS/Toby Melville</p>

Photographers take photos of the feet of leading marathon competitors, (from top to bottom) Italy's Stefano Baldini, Ethiopia's Haile Gebrselassie, Kenya's Martin Lel, and Morocco's Jaouad Gharib, during a photocall ahead of the London Marathon,...more

Photographers take photos of the feet of leading marathon competitors, (from top to bottom) Italy's Stefano Baldini, Ethiopia's Haile Gebrselassie, Kenya's Martin Lel, and Morocco's Jaouad Gharib, during a photocall ahead of the London Marathon, April 19, 2006. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>France's UMP political party presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy speaks with accompanying journalists aboard a tractor as he rides "Universe" on a ranch in Saintes-Maries de la Mer, South eastern France, April 20, 2007. REUTERS/Piotr Snuss </p>

France's UMP political party presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy speaks with accompanying journalists aboard a tractor as he rides "Universe" on a ranch in Saintes-Maries de la Mer, South eastern France, April 20, 2007. REUTERS/Piotr Snuss more

France's UMP political party presidential candidate Nicolas Sarkozy speaks with accompanying journalists aboard a tractor as he rides "Universe" on a ranch in Saintes-Maries de la Mer, South eastern France, April 20, 2007. REUTERS/Piotr Snuss

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<p>Media report in front of the altar of Japanese video journalist Kenji Nagai at his funeral ceremony in Tokyo October 8, 2007. Nagai, 50, was shot dead when the Myanmar military opened fire on crowds of protesters in Yangon on September 27, 2007. REUTERS/Issei Kato </p>

Media report in front of the altar of Japanese video journalist Kenji Nagai at his funeral ceremony in Tokyo October 8, 2007. Nagai, 50, was shot dead when the Myanmar military opened fire on crowds of protesters in Yangon on September 27, 2007....more

Media report in front of the altar of Japanese video journalist Kenji Nagai at his funeral ceremony in Tokyo October 8, 2007. Nagai, 50, was shot dead when the Myanmar military opened fire on crowds of protesters in Yangon on September 27, 2007. REUTERS/Issei Kato

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<p>European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso arrives at the start of European Union leaders summit in Brussels November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Ezequiel Scagnetti </p>

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso arrives at the start of European Union leaders summit in Brussels November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Ezequiel Scagnetti

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso arrives at the start of European Union leaders summit in Brussels November 7, 2008. REUTERS/Ezequiel Scagnetti

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<p>A view of the media area during the men's preliminary Pool A volleyball match between the U.S. and China at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 16, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini </p>

A view of the media area during the men's preliminary Pool A volleyball match between the U.S. and China at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 16, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

A view of the media area during the men's preliminary Pool A volleyball match between the U.S. and China at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 16, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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<p>New York Police Department officers watch as they wait for the climber David Malone to descend after hanging a banner on the outside of the New York Times Building in New York on July 9, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson </p>

New York Police Department officers watch as they wait for the climber David Malone to descend after hanging a banner on the outside of the New York Times Building in New York on July 9, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers watch as they wait for the climber David Malone to descend after hanging a banner on the outside of the New York Times Building in New York on July 9, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Bilawal Bhutto Zardari poses for photographers at Christ Church College in Oxford, southern England January 11, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville</p>

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari poses for photographers at Christ Church College in Oxford, southern England January 11, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari poses for photographers at Christ Church College in Oxford, southern England January 11, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville

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<p>Photographer Hazem Bader (R) of the French AFP news agency holds his hand to a bleeding head wound after he was hit by a stone near the West Bank city of Hebron October 31, 2008. REUTERS/Ammar Awad </p>

Photographer Hazem Bader (R) of the French AFP news agency holds his hand to a bleeding head wound after he was hit by a stone near the West Bank city of Hebron October 31, 2008. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Photographer Hazem Bader (R) of the French AFP news agency holds his hand to a bleeding head wound after he was hit by a stone near the West Bank city of Hebron October 31, 2008. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

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<p>A model displays a creation as part of Alberta Ferretti Fall/Winter women collection 2008/09 during fashion week in Milan February 18, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini </p>

A model displays a creation as part of Alberta Ferretti Fall/Winter women collection 2008/09 during fashion week in Milan February 18, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

A model displays a creation as part of Alberta Ferretti Fall/Winter women collection 2008/09 during fashion week in Milan February 18, 2008. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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<p>Photographers surround Michael Phelps of the U.S. after he won his eighth gold medal of the games at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn </p>

Photographers surround Michael Phelps of the U.S. after he won his eighth gold medal of the games at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Photographers surround Michael Phelps of the U.S. after he won his eighth gold medal of the games at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, August 17, 2008. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

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