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April 9, 2010 in City
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Four Shaw Middle School students in Spokane, Wash., discover they are sampling pickled pigs feet during a lunch Food Fear Factor on Friday, April 9, 2010.

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Shaw Middle School student, Chilli Gross, samples an edible flower during a lunch Food Fear Factor on Friday, April 9, 2010.

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School District 81 Director of Nutrition Services, Doug Wordell, holds an octopus while Makinsey Finch, center, and Johnathon Moran watch.

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Shaw Middle School students in Spokane, Wash., try to hold their stomachs in place on Friday, April 9, 2010, as they find out they can sample new and daring food during a lunch Food Fear Factor. School District 81 Director of Nutrition Services, Doug Wordell, holds an octopus and rips off a tentacle to show the students that different and strange food can be fun.

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Tyler Colweal reacts to the taste of a Kumquat as Shaw Middle School students in Spokane, Wash., participate in a lunch Food Fear Factor on Friday, April 9, 2010.