04/09/2005: Mike is rolling....
Celebrated columnist, Mike Royko, is rolling over in his grave about right now as this Chicago Tribune article by Matt O'Connor and Todd Lighty reports:
"A son of the late Tribune columnist Mike Royko was arrested Friday after he allegedly attempted to rob a Northwest Side bank while claiming to be armed with a bomb that turned out to be phony, authorities said.
An off-duty Chicago police officer working security at Associated Bank...quickly arrested Robert Royko, the FBI said.
Moments before his initial appearance in U.S. District Court, Royko, 41, could be overheard telling a court official: "I wish my name was Smith right about now."
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Karen on 04.09.05 @ 11:38 AM CST