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World Naked Bike Ride Melbourne

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 03: (EDITORS NOTE: IMAGE CONTAINS NUDITY) Naked cyclists take part in the World Naked Bike Ride on March 3, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. The bike ride is intended to "peacefully expose the vulnerability of cyclists, humanity and nature in the face of cars, aggression, consumerism and non-renewable energy". (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

World Naked Bike RIde in Australia

March 7, 2013

Cyclists in Melbourne, Australia hit the streets in their birthday suits for a public bike ride that aims to protest against, well, just about everything. Here's the mission statement from the group's Facebook page:

"We face automobile traffic with our naked bodies as the best way of

defending our dignity and exposing the unique dangers faced by cyclists

and pedestrians plus all the negative effects of oil, cars, war,

consumerism non-renewable energy as well as promoting positive body

image."