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National Christmas Tree

President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Sasha and Malia along with mother-in-law Marian Robinson attend the annual National Christmas Tree Lighting on the Ellipse, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011, Washington. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari) <span class=meta>(AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari)</span>
December 1, 2011 5:49:23 PM PST