Tales From the Crypt

By Kate Barrett

Jan 1, 2009 11:09am

Did you catch the story about the mausoleum Roland Burris — the man Gov. Blagojevich has named to replace President-elect Obama in the Senate — has had constructed for himself at Oak Woods Cemetery in Chicago?

There, alongside more modest memorials for the late Mayor Harold Washington and Jesse Owens is a rather grandiose memorial the former Illinois Attorney General has had built for himself titled: "Trail Blazer."

- jpt

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