Planking

It's being blamed for a death in Australia, but the game known as planking doesn't have to be dangerous. Brian Ries on the global craze for lying down and being photographed. Plus, see the best planking photos.

Photo by Newsweek & The Daily Beast

Photo by Newsweek & The Daily Beast

Flavor Flav Planks for Newsweek & The Daily Beast!

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