Mardi Gras Party Grows to 800,000 Despite Poor Economy (Video)

Mardi Gras Party Grows to 800,000 Despite Poor Economy (Video)

imagination-colors.jpgMardi Gras appears to be recession-proof. While most Americans are stashing their cash, hundreds of thousands are spending their way through the Big Easy to celebrate Mardi Gras. Business owners in New Orleans, like the general manager at Pat O’Briens, are pleasantly surprised by the surge and expect it to get bigger as Fat Tuesday nears.

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