I have a rather bad feeling about this boy trapped in the balloon.
I have a rather bad feeling he is not hiding, but rather, he fell.
And we're going to get all kinds of people making snap judgments about how bad the parents were — before we have any clear evidence that they were negligent. To blunt those, let me get a few things said. Accidents happen. And because they were smart and eccentric and mixed-race (yes, some conservative bloggers think that's relevent) and on Wife Swap, that means nothing.
I suppose we'll know before nightfall.
UPDATE (6:05 pm): As I'm typing, I was just watching local Colorado news. They just announced he's been found. He's alive. He was in the house, hiding in the attic in the garage in a box. So much for the house searches earlier today. Networks will have it shortly.