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Where did the tradition of winners kissing trophies come from?

Question #132095. Asked by mickeyp.
Last updated Aug 08 2013.
Originally posted Aug 05 2013 8:19 AM.

Ydnar_Man
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Ydnar_Man

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For the photograph

Aug 06 2013, 10:09 AM
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Photographers calling for people to kiss their trophies/bite their medals etc has become a tradition but it did not start as a phot op. Someone, somewhere kissed one, another couple followed suite and it then became more popular leading to it being requested.

Alas I cannot answer who that someone, somewhere was.

Aug 08 2013, 4:52 AM
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