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Herndon Monument Climb Challenges "Plebes" At US Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, MD - MAY 20: About 1,000 Annapolis Naval Academy freshmen, Class of 2016, climb the Herndon Monument at the U.S. Naval Academy on May 20, 2013 in Annapolis, Maryland. Each year the freshman class, known as 'Plebes,' climb the lard covered monument at the U.S. Naval Academy to... Patrick Smith / Getty Images
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