Here is footage of the family on GMA and they have the original footage of when the balloon came undone - the parents were right there, which was not the original story. It's a long clip, but the footage starts at 1:20.
Laid Off! I was worrying about employment until I read Kimi Yoshino's article in the LA Times. It was there I discovered that I had the wrong attitude. It's not UNemployment, it's FUNemployment. That Kimi is so smart.