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Rain on Mardis Gras Parades Don’t Deter Festive Mood

Mar 6th, 2011 | By
Rain on Mardis Gras Parades Don’t Deter Festive Mood

Early Mardis Gras partiers braved rain, lightning, and even tornado watches in New Orleans and other areas Saturday, wading through a foot of water in some places to continue celebrations. In New Orleans’ French Quarter, the downpour lasted nearly an hour and sent many scurrying for temporary cover. Cars at Conti and Bourbon had difficulty
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