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    World & Culture

    Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

    By csmurrey
    Published: Oct. 27, 2009

    El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated over two days (Nov. 1-2) by Mexicans and Latin Americans living in the United States and Canada. It is a time for friends and family to remember and celebrated their departed loved ones.

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      Family Reunion said on March 18, 2011 at 3:10 a.m.
      Sounds great. Celebrate and remember.
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      Leo said on Feb. 24, 2011 at 10:38 a.m.
      Maybe it's time for family reunion? High quality pictures, thank you.
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      кино фильмы said on Nov. 26, 2010 at 7:06 a.m.
      Anyway, good photos.
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      Rhianna said on Oct. 27, 2010 at 7:30 a.m.
      wow...
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