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Marriage in one form or another is as old as civilization, but today, some weddings turn their back on tradition. In Jamaica, nine couples tie the knot au naturel. In California, the bride and groom are dressed, but it's even more bizarre — they're dogs. Some weddings can even seem dangerous affairs. In Indonesia, a young man kidnaps his bride, while in one village in India, pimps plot violence when a mass wedding threatens their trade.