Posts tagged "mardi gras"

Ryan Gosling Was At Mardi Gras In New Orleans, Sort Of

I've been to Mardi Gras in New Orleans three times, but I really missed out by not going this year -- because there was a Ryan Gosling-themed float in the parade from all-female krewe Nyx! I would have definitely flashed my tits at this float, and not even for the beads. Check out a closer…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 14, 2013

8 Things I Learned From Going To Mardi Gras

I was not much of a party girl in college. Though I could certainly put away bottles of Budweiser and added a little hair to my chest with the occasional shot of Jack Daniels or Southern Comfort and lime, I was not one for attending massive house parties or dancing on bars. However, for three…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 21, 2012

Why Do Women Flash Their Breasts 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.

By: YourTango.com / February 20, 2012

Eight Things To Give Up For Lent

Yesterday was Mardi Gras, or "Fat Tuesday." That means today is Ash Wednesday, or the first day of Lent. Since I'm not Catholic this all is a bunch of mumbo jumbo to me, but I did attend Mardi Gras three straight years in a row, and while I don't get my forehead swiped by a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 25, 2009

The 50 Gayest Songs Of All Time

In honor of Australia’s 30th Gay Mardi Gras, a website tallied votes to make a definitive list of The 50 Gayest Songs of All Time…and according to this catalogue, my iTunes makes me a bigger 'mo than Harvey Fierstein! While dance floor divas Madonna, Gloria Gaynor, The Village People, Donna Summer, Diana Ross, and Cher…

By: Simcha / March 6, 2008