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November 23, 2014

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People wearing protection helmets and costumes throw oranges as part of Carnival celebrations in the northern Italian Piedmont town of Ivrea, Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The traditional orange throwing battle has its roots in the middle of the XIXth century.

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People wearing protection helmets and costumes throw oranges as part of Carnival celebrations in the northern Italian Piedmont town of Ivrea, Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The traditional orange throwing battle has its roots in the middle of the XIXth century.