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Balloon boy pukes during live TV interview

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Falcon Heene, the six-year-old boy that many thought was trapped in a runaway balloon, got sick while answering questions on two morning shows Friday.

The Heene family’s “balloon saga” has drawn new attention after the child remarked to his father in one interview with CNN Thursday, “You had said we did this for a show,” a comment his father quickly disavowed.

After being questioned about the comment, Falcon said he felt sick during an interview with ABC’s Diane Sawyer. He was then led offstage.

The incident occurs with about 1:33 left in the clip.

In an interview with Good Morning America Friday, the local sheriff said that filing a false report — if the family knew that the child wasn’t aboard the balloon — could be a misdemeanor offense.

Asked if it was a hoax, Falcon’s flustered father, Richard Heene said, “Absolutely not, absolutely not.”

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“Now I’m starting to get a little ticked off,” Heene retorted. “What do I have to gain about this. I’m not selling anything. I’m not advertising anything.”

Police said they didn’t initially search the attic of the house where the boy was hiding.

This video is from ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Today Show, broadcast Oct. 15, 2009.



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John Oliver perfectly explains the Mueller report in a way all Americans can understand

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The overwhelming majority of Americans have not read the 400-plus-page report from special counsel Robert Mueller. As it stands, it's unclear how many elected officials have either. It's become a problem for Democrats, who would like to impeach the president but can't get the American people to pay attention long enough.

"Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver has a solution. In his Sunday show, Oliver outlined a vital piece of the report that outlined just one of many obstructions of justice at the hand of President Donald Trump.

After he outlined what impeachment is, he showed Trump talking about the law that claims it's for "high crimes and misdemeanors." According to Trump, he has to be accused of both because it says "and." An annoyed Oliver corrected the president's incorrect assessment.

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Fox News host Brian Kilmeade took German as his foreign language in high school. If you didn't know that, then you likely don't watch Fox News, because the host has made a claim several dozen times.

HBO host John Oliver spent a few moments out of his Sunday episode of "Last Week Tonight" to mock Kilmeade for his desire to remind people of his three years of classes frequently.

Kilmeade has talked about it so many times that his co-hosts began preempting his comment every time the country of Germany is mentioned, or the German Chancellor Angela Merkel appears on the screen.

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One of the significant issues Republicans lost on in 2018 was their nearly decade-long crusade to unmake the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.

This week Trump will announce that he's running for president again, and he promises a surprise announcement while there. While it's unclear what he intends for the surprise, one thing he is talking about is a better healthcare law than the Democratic one.

According to The New York Times, Trump is "vowing to issue the plan within a month or two, reviving a campaign promise with broad consequences for next year’s contest."

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