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Offbeat photos of the month: June 2017

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 A motorcyclist ferries a pillion rider sitting on goods in Phnom Penh on June 6, 2017. (Image: AFP)

A motorcyclist ferries a pillion rider sitting on goods in Phnom Penh on June 6, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A woman takes photos of one of the panels from

A woman takes photos of one of the panels from "Up Close: Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel", an exhibit of museum quality, near-life size reproductions of the master's frescos that adorn the Sistine Chapel in Rome, on display during a press preview June 22, 2017 at The Oculus at Westfield World Trade Center in New York. The exhibit debuts in New York running June 23-July 23, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A fan dressed as spider man rushes besides other rock fans through the gate during the opening of the Roskilde Festival on June 28, 2017 in Roskilde, some 30 km west of Copenhagen. 90.000 rock fans attend the festival which is the biggest of its kind in northern Europe. (Image: AFP)

A fan dressed as spider man rushes besides other rock fans through the gate during the opening of the Roskilde Festival on June 28, 2017 in Roskilde, some 30 km west of Copenhagen. 90.000 rock fans attend the festival which is the biggest of its kind in northern Europe. (Image: AFP)

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 A competitor smashes the one raw egg on their own head during the Russian Roulette discipline of the 2017 World Egg Throwing Championships at Swaton Vintage Fair in Lincolnshire, England on June 25, 2017. Entrants travel from many countries to take part in the annual village fair where the World Egg Throwing Championships are held. There are different categories and disciplines including Russian roulette, egg target throwing with accuracy, egg throwing static relay and the trebuchet challenge. The Russian Roulette event is a one-on-one challenge in which competitors are faced with six eggs, only one of which is raw, and take turns to smash the egg on their own head. (Image: AFP)

A competitor smashes the one raw egg on their own head during the Russian Roulette discipline of the 2017 World Egg Throwing Championships at Swaton Vintage Fair in Lincolnshire, England on June 25, 2017. Entrants travel from many countries to take part in the annual village fair where the World Egg Throwing Championships are held. There are different categories and disciplines including Russian roulette, egg target throwing with accuracy, egg throwing static relay and the trebuchet challenge. The Russian Roulette event is a one-on-one challenge in which competitors are faced with six eggs, only one of which is raw, and take turns to smash the egg on their own head. (Image: AFP)

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 Martha, a Neapolitan Mastiff, shakes water off her head after winning this year's World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California on June 23, 2017. The winner of the competition is awarded $1500, a trophy, and is flown to New York for media appearances. (Image: AFP)

Martha, a Neapolitan Mastiff, shakes water off her head after winning this year's World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California on June 23, 2017. The winner of the competition is awarded $1500, a trophy, and is flown to New York for media appearances. (Image: AFP)

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 Festival-goers attend the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 22, 2017. (Image: AFP)

Festival-goers attend the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 22, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 This photo taken on June 22, 2017 shows a model of frogs playing cards at the Frog Museum in Estavayer-le-Lac, western Switzerland. The museum shows a collection of 150-year-old scenes of everyday life in the 19th-century, involving 108 frogs stuffed with sand, portrayed at school, at the barbers, as soldiers in the army, as well as playing a game of cards. The unique collection is attributed to François Perrier between the years 1848 and 1860. (Image: AFP)

This photo taken on June 22, 2017 shows a model of frogs playing cards at the Frog Museum in Estavayer-le-Lac, western Switzerland. The museum shows a collection of 150-year-old scenes of everyday life in the 19th-century, involving 108 frogs stuffed with sand, portrayed at school, at the barbers, as soldiers in the army, as well as playing a game of cards. The unique collection is attributed to François Perrier between the years 1848 and 1860. (Image: AFP)

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 A bonfire featuring a large wooden phoenix burns at the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 21, 2017. (Image: AFP)

A bonfire featuring a large wooden phoenix burns at the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 21, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 French President Emmanuel Macron grimaces as he attends a dinner organised by the French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM) to break the fast of Ramadan, in Paris, on June 20, 2017. (Image: AFP)

French President Emmanuel Macron grimaces as he attends a dinner organised by the French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM) to break the fast of Ramadan, in Paris, on June 20, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A cosplay enthusiast performs during a Retro-Expo-Anime event at the School of Dance in Managua on June 18, 2017. In cosplay, short for costume role-play, enthusiasts gather to imitate characters from anime series, comics and video games, many drawn from Japanese pop culture. (Image: AFP)

A cosplay enthusiast performs during a Retro-Expo-Anime event at the School of Dance in Managua on June 18, 2017. In cosplay, short for costume role-play, enthusiasts gather to imitate characters from anime series, comics and video games, many drawn from Japanese pop culture. (Image: AFP)

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 A Beluga whale plays with tourist as they visit Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut, on June 18, 2017. The aquarium serves as the largest outdoor beluga whale exhibit in the United States. (Image: AFP)

A Beluga whale plays with tourist as they visit Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut, on June 18, 2017. The aquarium serves as the largest outdoor beluga whale exhibit in the United States. (Image: AFP)

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 French actor Philippe Bas poses during a photocall for the TV show

French actor Philippe Bas poses during a photocall for the TV show "Profilage" as part of the 57th Monte-Carlo Television Festival on June 17, 2017 in Monaco. The Monte-Carlo Television Festival held since 1961, aims at encouraging the new art form of television. (Image: AFP)

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 This undated photo courtesy of Beloved Shirts shows a swimsuit with the image of US President Donald Trump. The

This undated photo courtesy of Beloved Shirts shows a swimsuit with the image of US President Donald Trump. The "Shocked Trump" bathing suit lit up the internet on June 20, 2017, with images of the one-piece printed with an enlarged picture of the US president's face going viral on social media. The swimsuit made in the USA "contours your form and is meant to flatter," the company said. The suit is on sale for $49.95 by the California clothing company Beloved Shirts and cannot be returned or exchanged. (Image: Beloved Shirts/AFP)

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 Picture of a pair of boots belonging to a FARC rebel in which he planted plants as a symbol of life and peace, displayed during an event by the civil society in Cali, Valle del Cauca departament, Colombia, on June 27, 2017, in support of the complete disarmament of the FARC and the end of Latin America's oldest armed guerrilla force. (Image: AFP)

Picture of a pair of boots belonging to a FARC rebel in which he planted plants as a symbol of life and peace, displayed during an event by the civil society in Cali, Valle del Cauca departament, Colombia, on June 27, 2017, in support of the complete disarmament of the FARC and the end of Latin America's oldest armed guerrilla force. (Image: AFP)

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 People attend the Light Festival on June 28, 2017 in Jerusalem. The Light Festival, which features both Israeli and international artists, takes place annually in Jerusalem's Old City and the surrounding areas. (Image: AFP)

People attend the Light Festival on June 28, 2017 in Jerusalem. The Light Festival, which features both Israeli and international artists, takes place annually in Jerusalem's Old City and the surrounding areas. (Image: AFP)

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 A festival goer poses during the Hellfest heavy metal and hard rock music festival in Clisson on June 16, 2017. (Image: AFP)

A festival goer poses during the Hellfest heavy metal and hard rock music festival in Clisson on June 16, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 People walk past graffiti featuring

People walk past graffiti featuring "King Kong" in the 798 art district in Beijing on June 15, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A girl stands amid sawdust carpets during the Catholic Corpus Christi celebration in a street of Ouro Preto, some 100 km from Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on June 15, 2017. Corpus Chritsi, a moveable feast generally celebrated on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday or on the following Sunday, is celebrated as a national holiday in Brazil. (Image: AFP)

A girl stands amid sawdust carpets during the Catholic Corpus Christi celebration in a street of Ouro Preto, some 100 km from Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on June 15, 2017. Corpus Chritsi, a moveable feast generally celebrated on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday or on the following Sunday, is celebrated as a national holiday in Brazil. (Image: AFP)

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 Kate McKinnon (R) attends the 'Rough Night' premeire at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on June 12, 2017 in New York City. (Image: AFP)

Kate McKinnon (R) attends the 'Rough Night' premeire at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on June 12, 2017 in New York City. (Image: AFP)

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 A protester dressed as the President Donald Trump waits for the start of the #ResistMarch during the 47th annual LA Pride Festival in Hollywood, California on June 11, 2017. Inspired by the huge women's marches that took place around the world following the inauguration of President Trump, LA Pride has replaced its decades-old parade with a protest march. (Image: AFP)

A protester dressed as the President Donald Trump waits for the start of the #ResistMarch during the 47th annual LA Pride Festival in Hollywood, California on June 11, 2017. Inspired by the huge women's marches that took place around the world following the inauguration of President Trump, LA Pride has replaced its decades-old parade with a protest march. (Image: AFP)

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 Fans dressed in Spider-Man outfits gather at a promotional event for the forthcoming

Fans dressed in Spider-Man outfits gather at a promotional event for the forthcoming "Spider-Man: Homecoming" movie at the Art Science Museum in Singapore on June 7, 2017. The movie will be shown in cinemas around the world from July 5 onwards. (Image: AFP)

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 Members of the

Members of the "Cirque Plume" perform during the last show called "La dernière saison" on June 06, 2017, in Besançon. (Image: AFP)

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 An aerial artist performs at the Stadium Gala of the 2017 Deutsches Turnfest (German Gymnastics Festival) at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on June 6, 2017. (Image: AFP)

An aerial artist performs at the Stadium Gala of the 2017 Deutsches Turnfest (German Gymnastics Festival) at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on June 6, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A photo shows a tattoo on the back of a security guard's neck during a tennis match on the Suzanne Lenglen court at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on June 2, 2017 in Paris. (Image: AFP)

A photo shows a tattoo on the back of a security guard's neck during a tennis match on the Suzanne Lenglen court at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on June 2, 2017 in Paris. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog carries a sign reading

A dog carries a sign reading "Good morning my friends, help me buy dog food. Let's go Corinthians (referring to the Brazilian football team)" in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 1, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 Anna and her pony

Anna and her pony "Ted" take a bath in the river Danube near Binzwangen near Sigmaringen, southern Germany, on May 31, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 This photo taken on June 3, 2017 shows meerkat babies born in early May at the Chiba Zoological Park, in Chiba City outside Tokyo. Four babies began to show up from their nest hole, entertaining visitors with cute gestures. (Image: AFP)

This photo taken on June 3, 2017 shows meerkat babies born in early May at the Chiba Zoological Park, in Chiba City outside Tokyo. Four babies began to show up from their nest hole, entertaining visitors with cute gestures. (Image: AFP)

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 An artist paints a mural of Barcelona's football star Lionel Messi in Rosario, Santa Fe province, Argentina on June 28, 2017. Less than two days before the wedding of the year between Lionel Messi and Antonella Roccuzzo, the city of Rosario was shielded with 300 security agents destined for a mega operation, which includes the temporary removal of mobile workers around the Casino where the party will take place. (Image: AFP)

An artist paints a mural of Barcelona's football star Lionel Messi in Rosario, Santa Fe province, Argentina on June 28, 2017. Less than two days before the wedding of the year between Lionel Messi and Antonella Roccuzzo, the city of Rosario was shielded with 300 security agents destined for a mega operation, which includes the temporary removal of mobile workers around the Casino where the party will take place. (Image: AFP)

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 A man jumps in to the lake Chiemsee near the small Bavarian village Chieming, southern Germany, in front of the Alp mountain Kampenwand during hot summer weather with temperatures by 33 degrees on June 22, 2017. (Image: AFP)

A man jumps in to the lake Chiemsee near the small Bavarian village Chieming, southern Germany, in front of the Alp mountain Kampenwand during hot summer weather with temperatures by 33 degrees on June 22, 2017. (Image: AFP)

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 A picture shows a sculpture by Italian duet Vedovamazzei a.k.a Simeone Crispino and Stella Scala titled

A picture shows a sculpture by Italian duet Vedovamazzei a.k.a Simeone Crispino and Stella Scala titled "After love" on June 27, 2017 at the Palatine Hill in Rome during a press preview of the exhibition "From Duchamp to Cattelan, Contemporary art on Palatine Hill". (Image: Alberto PIZZOLI/AFP)