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500,000 Lights: Family's Christmas Display Sets World Record
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500,000 Lights: Family's Christmas Display Sets World Record

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. If you're going to do something, don't do it halfway. In 2001, an Australian family put Christmas lights on their home - 330,000 lights, a Guinness World Record. Which stood until last year. That's when an American family exceeded 340,000. And you can imagine the Australians saying we'll show them. The Richards Family reclaimed their title with 502,000 lights linked by 30 miles of wire. It's MORNING EDITION.

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