Cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C.
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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 19: Local resident Jack Slidell (C) plays with Pippen, a long hair Dachshund, as Adam Eisenberg (L), Fida Renter (2nd L), and Jack's parents Mark (2nd R) and Caroline (R) look on as they visit the cherry trees in blossom nears the Tidal Basin March 19, 2012 in Washington, DC. This year marks the one hundredth anniversary of the cherry trees, which originally a gift from Japan, that had planted at the National Mall. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)