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Giant Rubik's Cube marks inventor's 70th birthday

July 11, 2014
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To celebrate the 70th birthday this weekend of the inventor of the Rubik's Cube, a giant version on the 80's phenomenon is towed along the Hudson River for display at a New Jersey exhibit. (Rough Cut, no reporter narration) Video provided by Reuters

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