Archive for October 23rd, 2009

Putting the ‘Trick’ Back into ‘Trick or Treat’

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

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Thinking of going out for Halloween in a “Balloon Boy” costume?  You won’t be alone.  Plantraco Microflight, a remote control airplane and blimp company based in Saskatchewan, Canada, is selling online an official “Balloon Boy Halloween Kit” for $19.99.  The cardboard box is a replica of the one in which the boy hid as the world feared for his life.  “It’s for the show” is the line he babbled on national television which began the investigation that unraveled the fraud.

That whole Colorado family must sprinkle LSD on their cornflakes in the morning.