Participants swim against the waves at the start of the 2009 Tropical Triathlon in Lake Worth, Florida.
Self-proclaimed Tea Party Patriot Larry Maxwell wipes sweat from his face before Glenn Beck's "Restoring Honor" rally on the National Mall, in Washington, Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010.
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds run flights at Andrews Air Force Base, during the Joint Services Open House and Air Show, at Andrews Air Force Base, Thursday, May 19, 2011.
A crowd gathers in front of the White House to celebrate the announcement that U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden, in Washington, May 2, 2011.
The family of Lance Cpl. Cody Childers, of Chesapeake, Virginia, who was killed in Afghanistan, stand during his burial service at Arlington National Cemetery, on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010. At left, Marines fire 3 shots during the service.
The ARC “Gloria” prepares to dock on the waterfront in Alexandria, Va., Tuesday, May 24, 2011. The ARC “Gloria” is Colombia’s flagship and the training ship of the Colombian Navy.
Former NFL coach Jon Gruden, center, prepares for a Monday Night Football broadcast as a new member of the ESPN crew, Miami, Florida, Sept. 22, 2009.
Hannah Nicole, runner-up of the Junior Miss Chauncey competition, rests on a bench after the judging at the Chauncey-Dover Spring Festival in Chauncey, Ohio.
Nikita Snejnevski shows off as his school band plays for members of the Blue Man Group.
Ohio University students run into Dow Lake at Strouds Run Park in Athens, Ohio on Feb. 16, 2008 during the Polar Bear Plunge. Students and local residents braved the cold temperatures to raise money and awareness for Special Olympics Ohio.
Reenacting French and Native Americans soldiers aim their weapons toward the British from the top of a hill in Chippewassee Park on July 25, 2009 in Midland, Michigan.
Bill Rutger tries to handle a bald eagle at Back to the Wild Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Castalia, Ohio on March 24, 2009. The non-profit organization's mission is to rehabilitate and ultimately release animals back into their natural habitat.
Commercial fishermen, a dying breed in Northern Ohio, work in early morning on Lake Erie, off the coast of Sandusky, Ohio.
The Plymouth Fife and Drum Corps band performs at the World War II Memorial on the National Mall, in Washington, Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010. The band is modeled after George Washington's 1783 Life Guard, a unit of the Continental Army that protected Washington during the American Revolutionary War.
Taxi cabs pass by as a man reads the newspaper while he sits in the back of a towncar waiting for his driver on 6th Avenue in New York, New York.
A busker plays the trumpet in Cleveland Park, Washington, D.C.
Fireworks light up the National Mall, in Washington, D.C., Monday, July 4, 2011.
Cherry Blossoms at dusk, along the Tidal Basin, in Washington, D.C., Saturday, March 26, 2011.