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A worker packs-up a portion of the 30,000 chairs at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, Friday, Aug. 26, 2011. The memorial's dedication ceremony has been postponed due to the impending arrival of Hurrican Irene.  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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A worker packs-up a portion of the 30,000 chairs at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, Friday, Aug. 26, 2011. The memorial's dedication ceremony has been postponed due to the impending arrival of Hurrican Irene. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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