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BEDLAM: OU mascots Boomer and Sooner, right, joke with OSU mascot Pistol Pete during the second half of the college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Oklahoma State University Cowboys (OSU) at the Gaylord Family -- Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007, in Norman, Okla.   Photo By NATE BILLINGS, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD