This Jan. 14, 2013 photo shows volunteer Gail Dusenberry of Clyde, North Carolina working on Artist Stephan Wanger"s bead mosaic "Paragons of New Orleans" at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. Super Bowl takes place in New Orleans on Feb. 3 and Mardi Gras falls nine days later on Feb. 12. With both events so close together, New Orleans is bracing for a massive celebration and record crowds. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

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This Jan. 14, 2013 photo shows volunteer Gail Dusenberry of Clyde, North Carolina working on Artist Stephan Wanger"s bead mosaic "Paragons of New Orleans" at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. Super Bowl takes place in New Orleans on Feb. 3 and Mardi Gras falls nine days later on Feb. 12. With both events so close together, New Orleans is bracing for a massive celebration and record crowds.  (AP Photo/Bill Haber)
This Jan. 14, 2013 photo shows volunteer Gail Dusenberry of Clyde, North Carolina working on Artist Stephan Wanger"s bead mosaic "Paragons of New Orleans" at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. Super Bowl takes place in New Orleans on Feb. 3 and Mardi Gras falls nine days later on Feb. 12. With both events so close together, New Orleans is bracing for a massive celebration and record crowds. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)
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