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German town breaks record for most Smurfs

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs in Lauchringen, Germany, February 16. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs in Lauchringen, Germany, February 16. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs in Lauchringen, Germany, February 16. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen, Germany. The previous record of 2,510 mostly student participants was set in Wales in 2009.  


REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen, Germany. The previous record of 2,510 mostly student participants was set in Wales in 2009. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen, Germany. The previous record of 2,510 mostly student participants was set in Wales in 2009. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose for a selfie in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose for a selfie in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose for a selfie in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Black Forest Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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A participant dressed as a Smurf in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A participant dressed as a Smurf in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A participant dressed as a Smurf in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs celebrate after setting a new record for the world's largest meeting of Smurfs. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as Smurfs in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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A participant dressed as a Smurf paints a man's face blue  in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A participant dressed as a Smurf paints a man's face blue in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

A participant dressed as a Smurf paints a man's face blue in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Participants dressed as smurfs pose in Lauchringen.  REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Participants dressed as smurfs pose in Lauchringen. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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