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People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the (Credit: Jeremy Bales)

People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree. (Dec. 4, 2013)

Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting

The 81st annual Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st
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The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st
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The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

The Rockettes perform at the lighting of the
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The Rockettes perform at the lighting of the Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center. (Dec. 4, 2013)

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The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st
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The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the
(Credit: Jeremy Bales)

People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree. (Dec. 4, 2013)

Moises Ramirez and Ashley Barrios, of The Bronx,
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Moises Ramirez and Ashley Barrios, of The Bronx, kiss for a self portrait after the tree lighting. (Dec. 4, 2013)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st
(Credit: Jeremy Bales)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st
(Credit: Jeremy Bales)

The Christmas tree is lit during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

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People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the
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People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree.

People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the
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People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the
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People gather in Rockefeller Center to watch the lighting of the Christmas tree in Manhattan. (Dec. 4, 2013)

(L-R) Noreen Clarke and Mallari Page, of Fargo,
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(L-R) Noreen Clarke and Mallari Page, of Fargo, North Dakota, with Daryl Cantu and Eberica Torre, of Monterrey, Mexico, wear Santa hats while waiting for the lighting. (Dec. 4, 2013)

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