I flour my hands and put the center of the dough on the back of my hand. I keep turning the dough clockwise and let gravity pull the edges away from my hand. Once it gets about 12" in diameter I put it in the pan and push the edges towards the rim. The crust gets very thin in the middle and thicker towards the edges.
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Davy Crockett, 1836