A banner supporting the gay and lesbian Mardi Gras is flown on the cruise ship Queen Elizabeth, as it arrives in Sydney, Saturday, March 1, 2014. Up to ten thousand participants are expected to march ... more 
A banner supporting the gay and lesbian Mardi Gras is flown on the cruise ship Queen Elizabeth, as it arrives in Sydney, Saturday, March 1, 2014. Up to ten thousand participants are expected to march in the annual Mardi Gras parade Saturday evening. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rick Rycroft
Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:15 PM EST