Baton Rouge Mardi Gras makes its own mark

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Posted 3:47 PM 2/7/2013 : Baton Rouge Mardi Gras makes its own mark

BATON ROUGE - Mardi Gras in the capital city marches to the beat of a different drummer than its cousin in New Orleans.

"Whatever Rex is, we try to do the opposite," said Nelson Maddox, a 30-year veteran of Spanish Town's Mardi Gras celebrations. "The king and queen are pretty un-royal.... Read More

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