Posts tagged "richard heene"

“Celebrity Wife Swap” Is Going To Happen

"Celebrity Wife Swap" is going to happen, people: ABC is currently casting celebs for six episodes of "Wife Swap," the show where two families trade moms and lifestyles for a week. We can probably expect "Celebrity Wife Swap" to be similar—just thinner, richer and most likely more crazy.

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 6, 2011

Balloon Boy’s Dad Makes An Infomercial

Richard Heene, the man behind the Balloon Boy hoax, is back with a BRILLIANT new invention … the Bear Scratch. If you “itch like the son of a twitch,” Heene insists the only way to get a “deep, deep penetrating scratch” is to rub up against a tree like a bear. Only not a real…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 28, 2010

Balloon Boy Drama Was A Hoax

Well, as if it wasn't obvious already, officials have finally confirmed what the entire universe already knew -- the ballad of missing Balloon Boy, Falcon Heene, was a hoax. Richard Heene, with the help of his wife, concocted the whole saga in hopes of getting the family some publicity, so they could sell a reality…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 19, 2009