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Literally Just 19 Photos Of People Watching The Eclipse

Eclipse glasses are very 2017.

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A man tests special solar glasses outside the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum on the National Mall before the eclipse on Aug. 21 in Washington, DC.

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A cheerleader uses solar viewing glasses before welcoming guests to watch the total eclipse at Southern Illinois University's football stadium in Carbondale, Illinois.

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Pink flamingos named Fred and Matilda have their solar glasses on as they wait for the show to start at the point of greatest eclipse in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.


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