Falcon Heene, the "Balloon Boy," is now in a metal band, and he's written a song about his adventure.
“Filling up 40 balloons automatically makes for a much faster balloon fight.” Read the rest
You'll want to turn up the volume for this one. "Take time to talk to a balloon today." Read the rest
As a young'n, This American Life's Ira Glass performed magic and made balloon animals at children's birthday parties. You can watch his mad balloon skills in this Rookie Sunday Video during which he also discusses other more pressing, adult matters. To learn the fine art of balloon animal creation, Ira suggests "Roger's Rubber Ark: One Ballon Zoo" (1971). Read the rest