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City of Seattle flag flies over Wilson building in D.C.

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D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray is making good on a bet with his Seattle counterpart Thursday.

The bet dictated that the flag of the winning team's city would fly over the opposing city's city hall. Photo: Twitter/@mayorvincegray

Thanks to the Seattle Seahawks 24-14 victory over the Washington Redskins in last Sunday's NFC wild-card playoff game, the Seattle city flag is flying over the Wilson Building in downtown Washington.

Mayor Gray tweeted about the flag's raising shortly after it happened.

Seattle will take on the Atlanta Falcons this weekend in the NFL's divisional playoff round.

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