— Stephen Lautens (@stephenlautens) March 16, 2014
i think this batman returns VHS is defective pic.twitter.com/Fmdh4PeMNq— bae leaf (@randlechris) March 16, 2014
While possibly mean-spirited, the reaction was expected given the mayor's reputation for drawing attention to himself in public. Parade-watchers also showered him with both boos and cheers as he passed by.
Many also wondered if the mayor was attending a St. Patrick's Day party this weekend, which could have been rowdy if he were to repeat his alleged performance from 2012.
Check out more photos below of St. Patrick's Day parades around the world.