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Ticket photo of the week: Blown away

Wind blown

No, these gusts weren't produced by an officeholder (executive or congressional) giving a speech. These hair-raising winds were generated by the Marine One helicopter as it lifted off from the South Lawn of the White House on Monday.

-- Steve Padilla

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Great photo. Looks like a Marine One helicopter blow dry

This is a great photo showing the down-wash of wind from Marine 1!


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A veteran foreign and national correspondent, Andrew Malcolm has served on the L.A. Times Editorial Board and was a Pulitzer finalist in 2004. He is the author of 10 nonfiction books and father of four. Read more.
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