09/07/2012 09:52 am ET Updated Oct 28, 2012

9 Totally Outrageous Pizzas From Across The U.S.

It's amazing what some people will put on top of a slab of dough. What starts off simply as flour and water can become a showpiece for excessive ideas once out of the oven. Whether for size, cost or insanely ambitious toppings, these pizzas will have you outraged - or, in some cases, ready to order immediately. Check out our list of nine totally outrageous pizzas in the slideshow below.

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