Political skywriting diverts attention at Rose Parade

Many of those who got up early to watch the Rose Parade also witnessed something else unexpected: political skywriting.

During the parade festivities in Pasadena, California, one plane was commissioned to write messages about Donald Trump in the sky.

VIDEO: More of the political skywriting at the #RoseParade this morning, from FOX 11's Mario Ramirez: Story here: http://www.foxla.com/news/share-this/67639544-story

Some photos on social media are showing the full message to read:

The messages read, "America is great. Trump is disgusting. Anybody but Trump." Jason Cochran captured this photo and shared it on Twitter and Instagram, saying, "The greatest use of skywriting ever at the Rose Parade. People cheering.":

You can find plenty of other images on Twitter by searching the phrase "skywriting."

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