Tag: Richard Heene

The Balloon Boy Controversy: Was The Falcon Heene Scare Real Or A Hoax?

On Thursday, October 15, a 6-year-old boy named Falcon Heene caught the attention of the entire nation. The boy was missing and thought to be trapped inside a homemade weather balloon that broke free and took flight in Fort Collins, Colorado. The balloon was a Mylar covered contraption that contained a small basket on the Read More…