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A member of the Seehunde Berlin, or Berlin Seals, swimming club takes a dip in the frozen Orankesee lake in Berlin on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010. Every Christmas, the club arranges a holiday swimming session in the lake. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Photo by: Markus Schreiber
A member of the Seehunde Berlin, or Berlin Seals, swimming club takes a dip in the frozen Orankesee lake in Berlin on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010. Every Christmas, the club arranges a holiday swimming session in the lake. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

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