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In this photo made available by the competition organizers, six contestants sit on ice blocks for the annual ice pole-sitting contest in Vilhelmina, Northern Sweden, Friday. Braving temperatures down to -18 F (-28 C), the contestants are only allowed to come down for a 10-minute toilet break once every two hours, during their 48-hour ordeal.

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