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Annual 'Greasing of the Poles' kicks off Mardi Gras weekend

New Orleans, La.- A carnival tradition that marks the beginning of the biggest weekend of the season delighted crowds on Bourbon Street Friday morning.

Fox 8's Sean Fazende was there and gives us a ringside seat to the 43rd Annual Greasing of the Poles at the Royal Sonesta.

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