By now, everyone knows the story of “balloon boy“, 6-year-old Falcon Henne, who had supposedly taken a ride in his father’s experimental helium balloon. TV news outlets reported on this event for hours, speculating on ever possible angle, until it was revealed that Falcon was in his parent’s attic all along. How will cartoonists react to this latest story of media sensationalism and fame seeking that seems to define our generation? Check back throughout the day to find out. UPDATED Oct. 21 at 9:05 p.m.

Mike Luckovich - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Mike Luckovich - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Nate Beeler - The Washington Examiner (click to purchase)

Nate Beeler - The Washington Examiner (click to purchase)

Adam Zyglis - The Buffalo News (click to purchase)

Adam Zyglis - The Buffalo News (click to purchase)

Steve Kelley - The New Orleans Times-Picayune

Steve Kelley - The New Orleans Times-Picayune

Cam Cardow - The Ottawa Citizen (click to purchase)

Cam Cardow - The Ottawa Citizen (click to purchase)

John Darkow - Columbia Daily Tribune (click to purchase)

John Darkow - Columbia Daily Tribune (click to purchase)

Mike Keefe - The Denver Post (click to purchase)

Mike Keefe - The Denver Post (click to purchase)

Steve Benson - The Arizona Republic

Steve Benson - The Arizona Republic

UPDATED 9:05 p.m.
Mike Luckovich - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Mike Luckovich - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Bruce Plante - Tulsa World

Bruce Plante - Tulsa World

UPDATED 7:20 p.m.
Rob Rogers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Rob Rogers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

RJ Matson - The St. Louis Post Dispatch (Click to purchase)

RJ Matson - The St. Louis Post Dispatch (Click to purchase)

Jeff Kotebra - Omaha World-Herald

Jeff Kotebra - Omaha World-Herald

Steve Breen - San Diego Union-Tribune

Steve Breen - San Diego Union-Tribune

UPDATED 2:32 p.m.
Randy Bish - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Click to purchase)

Randy Bish - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Click to purchase)

Hajo de Reijger - The Netherlands (Click to purchase)

Hajo de Reijger - The Netherlands (Click to purchase)

UPDATED 10:15 a.m.
Marshall Ramsey - The Clarion Ledger

Marshall Ramsey - The Clarion Ledger

Dave Granlund - PoliticalCartoons.com (Click to purchase)

Dave Granlund - PoliticalCartoons.com (Click to purchase)

John Sherffius - Boulder Daily Camera

John Sherffius - Boulder Daily Camera