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Friday, 24 February 2012 22:53
New Orleans Muses Mardi Gras Krewe Throws Special Parade
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twistIn many ways, Mardi Gras is all about feeling good.

So, the New Orleans carnival organization Muses made sure that one special child received the special treatment she deserved without musing one moment over the cost or the reason.

 ABC 26 covered the story of a young handicapped girl, abused by other parade goers received the type of special attention  that dreams are made upon.

Here is the way the station explained it. 

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Watch the short video clip and make sure you go to watch the rest of the story.

"Emily, an autistic girl who was counting down the days until the Muses parade, left the route last week in tears after a group of drunk people made fun of her, calling her a "retard." 

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