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Underprivileged Indian children dressed as Mahatma Gandhi arrive for a world record attempt in Kolkata, India. Bikas Das/AP/Press Association Images
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

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This golden retriever – wearing a pair of glasses – was painted to look like a tiger by his owner Goa Mingyu in Wuhan, China. So that’s all right then. (Xinwen/ChinaFotoPress)

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