Images: Phila., NYC Thanksgiving parades

Published: 1:06 PM EST Nov 22, 2012   Updated: 2:14 PM EST Nov 22, 2012

The 86th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York and the 93rd annual Thanksgiving parade in New York took place Thursday.

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The Elmo balloon takes flight through downtown Philadelphia during the city's 93rd annual Thanksgiving parade.

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