To the right’s dismay, scare tactics and spurious legal challenges failed to protect the nation from the scourge of guaranteed health coverage. Still, Obamacare’s opponents insisted that it would implode in a “death spiral” of low enrollment and rising costs.
Follow the parade through a 30 second time-lapse video with the more than 100,000 people who were expected in uptown for the annual Novant Health Thanksgiving Parade.
The parade kicked off under 54-degree blue skies at 9:30 a.m. Thursday along Tryon Street from Stonewall Street to 9th Street. NASCAR legend Richard Petty was the grand marshal.
Video by John D. Simmonsjsimmons@charlotteobserver.com