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A newborn baby wearing a chicken costume to celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Rooster is pictured at the nursery room of Paolo Chockchai 4 Hospital, in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Jackie Friedman

Jackie Friedman is the assistant photo editor at She is a graduate of the photojournalism program at Kent State University and now lives in New York.