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Balloon Boy's Parents Plead Guilty

Society & Culture  (tags: balloon boy, hoax, crime, court, parents )

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. - The parents accused of pulling a spectacular hoax by reporting that their 6-year-old son had floated away in a helium balloon pleaded guilty to charges in a Fort Collins, Colorado Friday morning

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Glenda J. (158)
Friday November 13, 2009, 11:35 am
It only shows how their picture is worth a thousand nothing! what a waste in time of officials and news media.
maybe if there lucky they can get jail time and this will really get this some publicity.

Mandi T. (441)
Friday November 13, 2009, 3:38 pm
These people are waay out there. I heard they did a plea bargain?
Tx Terry

Dandelion G. (386)
Friday November 13, 2009, 4:49 pm
I hope the courts will mandate reality counseling....they certainly need it.

Rhonda Maness (580)
Friday November 13, 2009, 6:51 pm
I agree Dandelion.
Thanks Terry

Shevlin R. (10)
Friday November 13, 2009, 9:57 pm
Well, they wanted media attention and they got it. Unfortunately, behavior that is rewarded is often repeated. Wonder what their next stunt will be?

. (0)
Saturday November 14, 2009, 5:49 am
Oh the party is now over... and with one prick the ballon has burst.. they must be feeling rather deflated by now

Elaine R. (131)
Saturday November 14, 2009, 12:01 pm
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