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"Trump Is Disgusting" Appears In The Sky Over Of Rose Parade

"Trump is a fascist dictator," "Anybody but Trump," and several other messages against the Republican presidential candidate appeared in during the 127th Rose Parade in Pasadena.

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Anti-Trump slogans suddenly appeared over the annual Rose Parade in Pasadena Friday.

The anti-Trump skywriting never made it on to the television broadcast of the parade, but it did draw the attention of thousands of spectators away from the flowery floats.

"America is great, Trump is disgusting," and "Trump loves to hate" were some of the messages that began to appear as floats made their way down 5.5-mile parade route.

The world-famous New Year's Day parade is broadcast in at least a dozen networks in the U.S. and 10 networks abroad.

It was not immediately clear who paid for, or arranged for the skywriting.

Reporters and spectators captured images of the skywriting.

New Rose Bowl skywriting: "Trump loves to hate" and "Trump is a" this: #Trump @politico

Skywriting at Rose Parade: "America is great. Trump is disgusting." #happy2016

Skywriting over Rose Bowl right now: AMERICA IS GREAT. TRUMP IS DISGUSTING. ANYBODY BUT TRUMP. #gostanford

Anti @realDonaldTrump skywriting above the #RoseParade reads: "America is great. Trump is disgusting."

Donald Trump currently leads the list of Republican candidates in most polls as the primaries near in the next couple of weeks.

Goes to rose parade, sees Donald trump hate #RoseParade

The Iowa caucuses are scheduled to begin on Feb. 1, and at least one of the sky messages were aimed at Iowa voters.

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Salvador Hernandez is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.

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