Participants warm up around a fire after entering Lake Washington during the 12th annual Polar Bear Plunge in Seattle, Washington January 1, 2014. Hundreds participated in the chilly New Year's Day ... more 
Participants warm up around a fire after entering Lake Washington during the 12th annual Polar Bear Plunge in Seattle, Washington January 1, 2014. Hundreds participated in the chilly New Year's Day tradition, organized by Seattle Parks and Recreation and held at Matthews Beach. REUTERS/David Ryder (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY) less 
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Wed, Jan 1, 2014 7:07 PM EST