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WeightliftingPhoto: Mike Groll/AP
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London Olympics Weightlifting Grunts and Screams

August 4

In this Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 photo, Iran's Saeid Mohammadpour competes during the men's 94-kg weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, in London. When lifting, Mohammadpour hisses like a snake. The variety of grunts and screams that weightlifters let out before their battle with gravity isn't just for show. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
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