It was another busy week in the world of the Coolest Pix.

Coolest Pix Of 2012 Week 39

A visitor with an umbrella stands during heavy rain after the opening of the 179th Oktoberfest in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

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A girl dressed in white, carries a copy of a Koran as she takes part in a protest organized by supporters of Nasrallah against a film made in the U.S. that mocks the Prophet Mohammad, in the southern Lebanese town of Bint Jbeil. ALI HASHISHO/REUTERS

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Austrian police officers wait in front of US embassy during protest by Muslims against film that denigrate Prophet Mohammad in Vienna. LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS

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Revellers enjoy a ride in a roller coaster at the Munich Oktoberfest at the Theresienwiese in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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A combination photo shows participants during the 2012 European Beard and Moustache Championships in Wittersdorf near Mulhouse. VINCENT KESSLER/REUTERS

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Regina Bakai competes in the Hungarian pole dance competition in Budapest. LASZLO BALOGH/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign rally at the Milwaukee Theater in Milwaukee. KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Tova (R), the mother of Israeli soldier Corporal Natanel Yahalomi, kisses his flag-draped coffin before his funeral in the Israeli city of Modiin near Tel Aviv. BAZ RATNER/REUTERS

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Republican presidential candidate Romney kisses wife Ann after she spoke at campaign fundraiser in Beverly Hills. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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Taylor Swift performs with member of her band during 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas. STEVE MARCUS/REUTERS

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A volunteer adds vegetables to create the world's biggest vegetable salad during a World Guinness Record attempt in Pantelimon. BOGDAN CRISTEL/REUTERS

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Rescue team members carry a tourist after an avalanche at Mount Manaslu Base Camp. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A boy hangs from a wall as he watches people immerse statues of the Hindu god Ganesh in the Arabian Sea during Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai. DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS

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Riot police use pepper spray as they try to disperse Muslim protesters during a rally in central Athens. JOHN KOLESIDIS/REUTERS

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Goldfish swim in a plastic pool as ultra-Orthodox Jewish boys are reflected in the water while performing the Tashlich ritual in the southern city of Ashdod. AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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Competitor rides his home-made vehicle during Red Bull Soapbox Race non-motorized event on Warsaw street. KACPER PEMPEL/REUTERS

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Riot police use tear gas as they try to disperse Muslim protesters during a rally in central Athens. JOHN KOLESIDIS/REUTERS

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Italian designer Giorgio Armani acknowledges applause at end of his Spring/Summer 2013 collection at Milan Fashion Week. STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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Tracy Morgan lies onstage, pretending to have passed out, as host Kimmel stages a Facebook and Twitter stunt at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Several dozen fishing boats set off to the disputed islands, called Senkaku in Japan, Diaoyutai in China and Tiaoyutai in Taiwan, from Suao port in Ilan County. PICHI CHUANG/REUTERS

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A university student majoring in Korean traditional dance wears traditional costume while peforming during the grand Confucian ceremony of Seokjeon at a shrine at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul. KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

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Militant Islamists react as they attend their verdict at a court in Ismailia city. STRINGER/EGYPT/REUTERS

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A member of a government demolition team searches for cover next to his colleagues who are throwing back rocks at illegal settlers during a demolition near Manila's Makati financial district. ERIK DE CASTRO/REUTERS

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A model displays a creation of DSquared 2 Spring/Summer 2013 collection at Milan Fashion Week. STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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Trainees prepare to pose for a group photo after finishing a training course at the communist party school called China Executive Leadership Academy of Pudong in Shanghai. CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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A Free Syrian Army fighter plays a guitar as he walks through a street near Aleppo. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Smoke from a wildfire engulfs a hillside next to a house in Pedralba near Valencia. HEINO KALIS/REUTERS

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A U.S. Navy BQM-74E drone launches from the flight deck of the guided missile frigate USS Underwood (FFG 36) during a live fire exercise in the Caribbean Sea. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man takes part in the Tashlich ritual in Ashdod ahead of Yom Kippur. AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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Man observes the artwork You will not see me, You will not hear me on the Cosmic Underground art train in Riga railway station. INTS KALNINS/REUTERS

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A tuk-tuk driver drives through the rain on the streets of Colombo in Sri Lanka. PHILIP BROWN/REUTERS

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Members of militant group al Shabab are paraded at Maslah square after their surrender in Mogadishu. OMAR FARUK/REUTERS

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A supporter of Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez sits on car hood as he listens during a campaign rally in Acarigua. JORGE SILVA/REUTERS

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Surfers wait for waves as dolphins leap in the waters of Bondi Beach in Sydney. DANIEL MUNOZ/REUTERS

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File photo of Korean rapper-singer Psy performing in New York. BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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A man attends a training at the FLN movement (North Liberation Forces) camp in Sevare. STRINGER/REUTERS

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German Chancellor Merkel applauds as former German chancellor Kohl arrives for CDU and CSU party faction meeting in Berlin. FABRIZIO BENSCH/REUTERS

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Protesters surround Police vans close to Spain's Parliament during a demostration in Madrid. ANDREA COMAS/REUTERS

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A demonstrator struggles with Spanish National Police riot officers outside the the Spanish parliament in Madrid. SERGIO PEREZ/REUTERS

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An officer looks at a candidate as she does push-ups during the selection process for a professional contract in the Russian army, at a recruitment centre in Stavropol. EDUARD KORNIYENKO/REUTERS

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Ivan, a 4-year-old lion, sits inside a private roadside zoo in Novi Pazar. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Former U.S. President Clinton kisses Chen Li, a disabled woman who has opened a school for the disabled in China, at the Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in New York. ANDREW BURTON/REUTERS

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Military cadets march during a military parade celebrating the 50th anniversary of North Yemen's revolution in Sanaa. Khaled Abdullah/REUTERS

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An Indian policewoman looks on from inside a police van at Kashmiri female nursing students during their protest sit-in in Srinagar. FAYAZ KABLI/REUTERS

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File photo shows two Sukhoi Su-30 planes from the Venezuelan Air Force taking part in a military parade to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Venezuela's independence in Caracas. JORGE SILVA/REUTERS

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A man walks along an empty street in Jerusalem during the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur. DARREN WHITESIDE/REUTERS

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Dress designer Dana Kruszynska looks at a dress to be worn at Queen Charlotte's Ball in central London. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS

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Debutante Alice Palmer is told off for walking too fast by former debutante Patricia Woodall as she rehearses for Queen Charlotte's Ball in central London. OLIVIA HARRIS/REUTERS

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Volunteer cleans shoes of former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos on display at Marikina Footwear Museum. ROMEO RANOCO/REUTERS

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A riot police officer prepares to throw a teargas cannister to protestors near Syntagma square during a 24-hour labour strike in Athens. YORGOS KARAHALIS/REUTERS

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A demonstrator comfronts a riot police officer near Syntagma square during a 24-hour labour strike in Athens. YORGOS KARAHALIS/REUTERS

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Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gestures as he sits with his delegation prior to his address to the 67th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York. MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Hillary Clinton winks after addressing an event to discuss leveraging AIDS response during the 67th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. Headquarters in New York. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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Actor Krisch performs on stage during a dress rehearsal of Raimund's Der Alpenkoenig und der Menschenfeind in Vienna. HERWIG PRAMMER/REUTERS

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People conduct rescue operations after a bus plunged into the Purna River in Maharashtra's Buldhana district. STRINGER/INDIA/REUTERS

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A visitor looks at Langlands & Bell's Sign of the Times, at the AKA Peace exhibition at the Institute for Contemporary Art in central London. ANDREW WINNING/REUTERS

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A fisherman throws his net at the Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro. PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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A soldier uses a welding torch to destroy the chamber of a pistol on the outskirts of San Salvador. STRINGER/EL SALVADOR/REUTERS

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A whale shark is seen in the Galapagos Islands. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Venezuela's opposition presidential candidate Capriles greets supporters during a campaign rally in Maracay. Carlos Garcia Rawlins/REUTERS

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A halite salt crystal in the shape of a heart is seen in the Nemocon salt mine. JOSE MIGUEL GOMEZ/REUTERS

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Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei reacts to a question during an interview at his studio in Beijing. DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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Riot policemen stand guard as Muslim protesters pray outside a shopping mall in Bangkok. DAMIR SAGOLJ/REUTERS

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BASE jumper Navacerrada of Spain leaps before opening his parachute from Kuala Lumpur Tower. BAZUKI MUHAMMAD/REUTERS

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A Peugeot Onyx concep-car is displayed on media day at the Paris Mondial de l'Automobile. JACKY NAEGELEN/REUTERS

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Staff set up the light in front of a painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci and representing Mona Lisa before a presentation in Geneva. DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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Golden Moon, a giant lantern sculpture for Mid-Autumn Festival, is constructed at Victoria Park in Hong Kong. BOBBY YIP/REUTERS

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Devotee with their faces covered with coloured powder dance in an alley during a procession on the ninth day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai. DANISH SIDDIQUI/REUTERS

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Chen Mingzhi, a shoe designer, lies inside of his handmade 1.9 metre-long right shoe at his family store in Wenling, Zhejiang province. CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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A paramilitary police officer stands guard Beijing's Tiananmen Gate. JASON LEE/REUTERS

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Stewart sits at his desk in MacLeod's used bookstore in Vancouver. ANDY CLARK/REUTERS

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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Romney passes crying baby back into crowd outside American Legion Post 176. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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Gloria Thompson, 68, receives an eye exam at the Care Harbor/LA free clinic in Los Angeles. LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Franciscan friar Alessandro Brustenghi, 34, performs at the Santa Maria degli Angeli basilica in Assisi. ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS

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Brazilian artist Grapiuna works on his iron sculpture using a welding machine at his workshop in Rio de Janeiro. PILAR OLIVARES/REUTERS

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A soldier throws a bundle of marijuana into a bonfire during a military operation at Tequila in Jalisco. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Wreckage of a Dornier aircraft is seen at a crash site in Kathmandu. NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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Rescue team members douse a plane after it crashed in Kathmandu. STRINGER/REUTERS

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Workers stand on one of the spheres of Brussels' Atomium, during a site cleaning. YVES HERMAN/REUTERS

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Printout of a blessing is placed on a sleeping baby before his circumcision in Jerusalem. RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS

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Farmer uses his oxen to till his land in front of a satellite dish set up in an adjacent field in Narayangaon. VIVEK PRAKASH/REUTERS