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Macy’s Day Parade

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The SpongeBob SquarePants balloon comes to a stop to let traffic through at 42nd Street and Broadway in Times Square during the 78th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Julie Jacobson / AP)
On one knee
Russell Greller of Levitown, New York, proposes to his fiance Sarah Dowling in the middle of Times Square before the start of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty Images)
Small fans
Sisters Caroline and Jaqueline Broderick, of Atlanta, Ga., wave while lining the street during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Gregory Bull / AP)
Thanks and dancing
Members of the Riverside High School Kiltie Band of Sarasota, Fla. dance during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. (Gregory Bull / AP)
Proposal
Dennis Olszelwski proposes to his fiance Erin Spry, both of Weymouth, Massachusettes, as she carries a banner in the middle of Times Square before the start of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty Images)
The wait before the walk
Cymbal Jarid Martinelli, center, of the Riverside High School Kiltie Band, of Sarasota, Fla., waits with others before their walk during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Gregory Bull / AP)
Clowns
Clowns shake hands with U.S. soldiers from Fort Dix as they make their way through Times Square during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty Images)
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