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The story of the boy who flew a balloon 20,000 feet into the sky is over — and it’s a happy ending.
Six-year-old Falcon Keene was found alive, hiding in a cardboard box at home, according to reports.
Turns out he never got into the balloon in the first place.
On Fox Business News, a cop just said something like “this isn’t the first time we found out a missing child went into hiding because he was afraid he was in trouble when he learned people were looking for him.”
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We’re all breathing easier here at TBI headquarters, where we spent the better part of the afternoon glued to TV sets watching what we thought was a little boy-carrying, silver balloon twist and tumble thousands of feet above Colorado.
When the balloon finally crashed to Earth and authorities found it empty, we, like many, feared the worst — that Falcon had fallen out and to his death. CNN even aired photos showing something falling from the balloon.
What sweet relief!
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