The Artie the Pirate Balloon floats down the parade route at the Macy's 83rd Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York

The Artie the Pirate Balloon floats down the parade route at the Macy's 83rd Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York

The Artie the Pirate Balloon floats down the parade route at the Macy's 83rd Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on November 26, 2009. UPI/John Angelillo