boy float in homemade balloon

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  1. Liselotte

    Liselotte Revenge is coming... TFW2005 Supporter

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    turn on your tv to cnn.
     
  2. MegaMoonMan

    MegaMoonMan OFFICIAL MMM REP

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    No, tell me about it.
     
  3. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    Hi. Welcome to an international forum where we don't all have access to CNN.
     
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    Fuzz Garbage Pail Kid TFW2005 Supporter

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    He wasn't in the balloon!!!! :eek:  Shocker!
     
  7. Poho

    Poho That's MISTER Poho to you

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    oh man, i read they think the boy may have fallen out already D:
     
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    It landed, the kid isn't in it. Time to go find the (likely) dead kid.

    That would have been fun - except for the falling out part. I can't really blame him for getting into it.
     
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    This ^

    This seems more likely. Unfortunately.
     
  10. funstorm

    funstorm Doer of nothing

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    where are this kid's parents?
     
  11. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    in a strange twist of fate the boy's name is Falcon
     
  12. Nagaoka

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    Earlier I think they were saying it was Ryo. Odd.


    So yeah, it's more likely he's just a missing kid. Not in the balloon. Probably untied it then ran away scared. One of his brother's thought he was in it and then one thing led to another.

    Hope they find him (alive, of course).
     
  13. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    this story has it i listed as Falcon:

    Boy Floats Away in Balloon
     
  14. joebot.

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    I thought I had seen that family before. They were on Wife Swap
     
  15. rattrap007

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    hope the kid is ok, but I doubt it. Bet he fell out...
     
  16. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    Wasn't this family on Wife Swap? They look incredibly familiar.

    ^^^AHHH shit you beat me to it.
     
  17. rattrap007

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    yup apparently they were..
     
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    The family was nuts
     
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    saw bit on youtube. Kids looked like little ass holes and the dad looked like macho chauvinist idiot.
     
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    All evidence points to the kid having never been in the balloon in the first place. No need to worry.
     

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