Spectators watch as balloons pass by Herald Square in the 86th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,Thursday, Nov 22, 2012, in New York.  The annual
Spectators watch as balloons pass by Herald Square in the 86th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade,Thursday, Nov 22, 2012, in New York. The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off in New York on Thursday, putting a festive mood in the air in a city still coping with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/ Louis Lanzano)