Whats the history on mardi gras.. and how it started and all that junk
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mardi_Gras <<<Read that (:
Go to Wikipedia it should have it http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mardi_Gras
Mardi Gras mainly originated from Pagan Rome and it is a French term which means 'Fat Tuesday.' It is based on carnival celebrations, which normally comes before Ash Wednesday. You can read more about it at http://www.thepencentral.com/view/articles/mardi-gras-the-history-and-traditions-296.