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Photos Of Heavy Stuff On Top Of People

It's Friday, and you deserve to be amused. So here's a quirky gallery curated by the folks at Life. The theme: Heavy stuff on top of people. Why not? See the rest of the gallery on their site.

A 14-year-old boy supports a 200-lb-motorcycle and its rider, circa 1932. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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A 14-year-old boy supports a 200-lb-motorcycle and its rider, circa 1932.

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Strongman J, Rolleano bears the weight of a Citroen motor car on his chest, at Tillings Yard, circa 1932. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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Strongman J, Rolleano bears the weight of a Citroen motor car on his chest, at Tillings Yard, circa 1932.

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A strongman holds up a "motordrome" on his chest, 1928. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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A strongman holds up a "motordrome" on his chest, 1928.

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Strongman Butty Sugroe uses his teeth to hold up singer Bridie Gallagher on her chair after her performance at the London Palladium, 1959. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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Strongman Butty Sugroe uses his teeth to hold up singer Bridie Gallagher on her chair after her performance at the London Palladium, 1959.

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A stunt rider on a motorbike attemps to jump over three people, circa 1920. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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A stunt rider on a motorbike attemps to jump over three people, circa 1920.

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A strong man on his back lifts a group of men on a bench, circa, 1935. Getty Images via LIFE hide caption

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