According to court documents, Mayumi Heene has admitted that the whole "balloon boy" episode was a hoax. I'm sure there will be prison time involved, but I haven't seen any realistic estimate of the cost due to diverted air traffic, rescue efforts, TV coverage, and certainly not least, lost productivity due to our culture's Pavlovian reaction to trumped up drama in the media.
However, when that B of A settlement comes through, it'll be taken care of.
Is This Your Hat?
2 years ago