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Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Arm wrestlers Andi Aguilar, who performed as One Dollar Baby,  and Jodi Shipley, known as Rosie the Rioter, compete at the Baton Rouge Arm Wrestling Ladies Blunt Force Brawl. Aguilar made it to the finals before losing to Captain of the Sister Ship, a wrestler from New Orleans.
Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Arm wrestlers Andi Aguilar, who performed as One Dollar Baby, and Jodi Shipley, known as Rosie the Rioter, compete at the Baton Rouge Arm Wrestling Ladies Blunt Force Brawl. Aguilar made it to the finals before losing to Captain of the Sister Ship, a wrestler from New Orleans.

Baton Rouge Arm Wrestling Ladies is an organization that doesn't take itself too seriously. The competitors wear costumes, adopt outlandish personas and form entourages that escort them to the stage, but the arm wrestling is all real.