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Chris is literally the low man on the totem pole, during a practice run for the "Palo," or pole climbing competition.  The pole is greased with pig fat— it takes four men stacked on top of each other, and then the top man scampers up the pole to recover various Italian goodies— prosciutto, cash, and— in true European form— cigarettes.
Chris is literally the low man on the totem pole, during a practice run for the "Palo," or pole climbing competition.  The pole is greased with pig fat— it takes four men stacked on top of each other, and then the top man scampers up the pole to recover various Italian goodies— prosciutto, cash, and— in true European form— cigarettes.

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