History Main / ItsAlwaysMardiGrasInNewOrleans

20th May '17 3:50:06 PM nombretomado
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* Subverted in ''Danse de la Mort: Mary's Child'', a pre-made story for ''VampireTheRequiem''. The main characters either live in New Orleans or are tourists come to experience Mardi Gras, and the story takes place just as Mardi Gras is ''ending''. Just to hammer the point home, the characters are at one point persuaded to anoint their foreheads with ash ([[CaptainObvious signifying Ash Wednesday]]).

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* Subverted in ''Danse de la Mort: Mary's Child'', a pre-made story for ''VampireTheRequiem''.''TabletopGame/VampireTheRequiem''. The main characters either live in New Orleans or are tourists come to experience Mardi Gras, and the story takes place just as Mardi Gras is ''ending''. Just to hammer the point home, the characters are at one point persuaded to anoint their foreheads with ash ([[CaptainObvious signifying Ash Wednesday]]).
30th Apr '17 8:16:55 PM RyzeGuy
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The meteorological equivalent might be ItsAlwaysSunnyInMiami, despite being in the single rainiest state in the US. Also see ItsAlwaysSpring.

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The meteorological equivalent might be ItsAlwaysSunnyInMiami, despite being in the single rainiest state in the US. Also see ItsAlwaysSpring. The equivalent in local landmarks (rather than events) is the EiffelTowerEffect.
14th Apr '17 3:45:27 PM starofjusticev21
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* ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution'' has a season four episode where Rogue and Gambit go to [[TheBigEasy New Orleans]], and it just happens to be during Mardi Gras.


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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/LoonaticsUnleashed'' had the heroes in Chinatown to pick up dinner, and it was of course during a full-on Chinese New Year parade.
* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheRealGhostbusters'' had them in New Orleans during Mardi Gras, but they didn't get the chance to enjoy it since they ended up [[BusmansHoliday having to catch a powerful spirit while they were there]]. By the time he's banished, Mardi Gras is over.
* In an episode of the cartoon based on ''ComicBook/SwampThing'' the plant beast is captured by a scientist whose lab happens to be in New Orleans. Mardi Gras is being celebrated while Swamp Thing's friends come to find him, which allows the villains to move about unnoticed.
* ''WesternAnimation/XMenEvolution'' has a season four episode where Rogue and Gambit go to [[TheBigEasy New Orleans]], and it just happens to be during Mardi Gras.
31st Mar '17 4:02:04 AM Doug86
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* Averted with ''Series'TheBigBangTheory,'' even though the show takes place in Pasadena, home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, it was mentioned once, when Raj recounted the time Sheldon got food poisoning from a hotdog vendor. And despite Sheldon and Leonard, judging from the fact that Pasadena City Hall can clearly be seen from their window, living a few blocks from the parade route.

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* Averted with ''Series'TheBigBangTheory,'' ''Series/TheBigBangTheory,'' even though the show takes place in Pasadena, home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, it was mentioned once, when Raj recounted the time Sheldon got food poisoning from a hotdog vendor. And despite Sheldon and Leonard, judging from the fact that Pasadena City Hall can clearly be seen from their window, living a few blocks from the parade route.
15th Mar '17 3:42:51 PM Saveelich
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[[caption-width-right:350:Bond doesn't like to miss a good Día de Muertos when he's in the area.]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Bond [[caption-width-right:350:James Bond doesn't like to miss a good Día de Muertos when he's in the area.]]
20th Feb '17 12:00:55 AM Lanes17B
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* Averted with ''Series'TheBigBangTheory,'' even though the show takes place in Pasadena, home of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, it was mentioned once, when Raj recounted the time Sheldon got food poisoning from a hotdog vendor. And despite Sheldon and Leonard, judging from the fact that Pasadena City Hall can clearly be seen from their window, living a few blocks from the parade route.
6th Jan '17 11:54:52 AM upupandaway42
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* In ''Film/BatmanVSupermanDawnOfJustice'', it's ''Día de los Muertos'' when [[Comicbook/{{Superman}} Clark]] flies to Mexico to save a little girl from a burning building.
31st Dec '16 7:24:54 AM Arivne
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* ''Film/ThePinkPantherStrikesAgain''. When Inspector Clouseau goes to Munich, the yearly Oktoberfest festival is going on. During the celebration, the world's greatest assassins compete to kill him.
18th Dec '16 5:11:08 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/TheNeverendingStory 3: Escape From Fantasia'' takes this to ludicrous levels. At one point, Falcor manages to blend in a Chinese New Year celebration in Chinatown. ''The next day'', all the Fantasians are blending in a crowd celebrating ''Halloween''.

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* ''Film/TheNeverendingStory 3: Escape From Fantasia'' ''Film/TheNeverEndingStoryIIIEscapeFromFantasia'' takes this to ludicrous levels. At one point, Falcor manages to blend in a Chinese New Year celebration in Chinatown. ''The next day'', all the Fantasians are blending in a crowd celebrating ''Halloween''.
12th Dec '16 10:20:14 PM Lanes17B
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* In ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle'', Francis convinces his friends to take a road trip New Orleans for Mardi Gras. They get there, but the audience only hears the action as Francis lies in his motel room, sick with food poisoning, while his friends are out partying.
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