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Mardi Gras and the world's other big parties

POSTED: 6:13 PM Feb 18 2012   UPDATED: 11:00 AM Feb 17 2015

With Fat Tuesday underway during Mardi Gras in New Orleans, take a look at the celebration along with the world's other big parties.

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With Fat Tuesday underway during Mardi Gras in New Orleans, take a look at the celebration along with the world's 12 other big parties as ranked by Forbes magazine.

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