Mardi Gras will take over Louisiana on Tuesday, February 28th. It will be a day filled with floats, cold beer, good food, lots of beads and pancakes. Wait, pancakes? Well, you'll be eating pancakes if you're celebrating Shrove Tuesday.
Another year has come and gone and soon we'll be thinking about getting our tax refunds. That is if the government hasn't spent all the money we've already paid them on some really questionable projects.
The emotions and fortunes of a day can often turn on a single moment, a single event, a small insignificant something can take a great day and send it straight to hell. This would be one of those moments.