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Max Mathis, 6, rides on his father Blake's shoulders during the first day of the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival March 29, 2008 in Washington, DC. The two came from Huntsville, AL for the weekend to see the flowers. The festival commemorates Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo giving 3000 cherry trees to the city of Washington in 1912. By Melissa Golden/Getty Images.