Pig Beauty Contest
    2009-02-13 09:54:18     Xinhua      Web Editor: Zhu Jin
Well-decorated pigs are laid in rows to compete for this year's "big pig competition", a folk tradition, on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, in Shantou, Guangdong province.


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