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There might just be more of a cover up at Mardi Gras than just the masks!
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Is Mardi Gras A Cover Up?

Mardi's the real thought provoking question; "Why is this kind of debauchery and indulgent behavior more acceptable than being gay?" After all, many of society's stalwart beliefs about homosexuality are reflected in the activities of Mardi Gras. Here's a Lent challenge—give up judgments! Can you do it?

Beads & Breasts: Mardi Gras In The Toad Kingdom
Have a blast during Mardi Gras but don't expect to find the man of your dreams!
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Beads & Breasts: Mardi Gras In The Toad Kingdom

New Orleans is ready to run amok! Cities and towns across the country are gearing up to celebrate right along with the Cajuns in themed parties and parades. The Toad Kingdom is in a state of frenzy. What is the cause? Beads and breasts! You may not know it but for decades, one of the rather crudest parts of the annual fest is the baring of breasts. Women, usually in an alcoholic stupor, lift their shirts, showing off their assets for the precious reward of a cheap set of made in China plastic beads.

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Heels, nails, ball gowns and more...
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5 Sexy Fashion Ideas For Fat Tuesday

Fat Tuesday's almost here, which means it's time to let go of all your inhibitions and party your behind off... at least for one night. Even if you're not lucky enough to be in New Orleans for the day, you can still get fancied up in these wild Mardi Gras fashions.

Throw Me Some Beads! Why Do Women Flash At Mardi Gras? [EXPERT]
Control yourself when you partake in all the craziness that Bourbon Street has to offer!
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Throw Me Some Beads! Why Do Women Flash At Mardi Gras?

What comes to your mind when you think of Mardi Gras? For some, it’s the traditional fare of extravagant parade floats, exquisite masks, and beautiful beads. For others, the image that comes to mind is that of wild parties, women flashing their breasts and the craziness that is Bourbon Street.

Mardi Gras hurricane cocktail
Traditional Hurricane cocktails for Mardi Gras.
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Mardi Gras: Our 5 Favorite Cocktail Recipes

Feb. 21 is Fat Tuesday, or Mardi Gras, traditionally the time to have one big ole party before the 40 days of Lent. If you're planning to celebrate, we have some tips on how to party in style, including a few cocktail recipes culled from around the web.

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6 Sexy Mardi Gras Date Ideas For Couples

Mardi Gras is here (!), and you can bet New Orleans will be a spectacle of booze, boobs and beads. However, if you didn't get a chance to visit "The Big Easy" for this year's celebration, it doesn't mean you can't still celebrate. As a way to include you and your partner in the last hurrah before Lent begins (tomorrow), here are six ways the two of you can celebrate the indulgence that is Mardi Gras right from your own home. Low-Cost, Last-Minute Mardi Gras