LIVE: US Naval Academy Plebes Attempt Annual Greased Climb

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Members of the U.S. Naval Academy’s first-year class test their ingenuity, perseverance, and ability to work together as they attempt to scale a granite obelisk coated with a thick layer of vegetable shortening in the morning of May 17.

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