Out of the Blue

CNN has word that the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade may not feature balloons this year due to the threat of high winds. I distinctly remember going to my dad's office when I was a kid to watch the parade in person. At the time it struck me as an endless streams of pointless marching bands and baton-twirling punctuated by the magical wonderfulness of those balloons. And to be honest, I still feel the same way as an adult. For me the old song I Love a Parade is only appropriate when giant balloons are involved. Take them away and the only remaining attraction will be waiting for the delivery of Al Roker's Thanksgiving Kiss of Death.

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I went to the parade once when I was very young and the only clear memory I have other than the balloons is freezing my butt off for hours standing in what must have been 35 degree temps.
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