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October 19, 2009 Poll Results

If the "balloon boy" incident is found to be a hoax perpetrated by Falcon Heene's parents, what should their punishment be?

Jail time 15% 57 votes
Full restitution of costs for the search attempt 76% 284 votes
Small fine 1% 4 votes
Community service 5% 21 votes
No punishment 1% 5 votes
Total: 371 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


October 19, 2009
1:32 p.m.

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Maybe let Schdy Social Services have a crack at these parents.

October 20, 2009
12:16 p.m.

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I'm sure there are a lot of people who would like to have-at-'em! A couple of brainless idiots... they deserve to lose their children! I hope at the very least they have to pay back all the money spent during this episode!

October 21, 2009
4:17 a.m.

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According to Lifetime Television, all the episodes of "Wife Swap" featuring them, have been pulled, and will never be shown again.

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