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Blagojevich Not Happy In Prison: Report



    Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich departs his Chicago home for Littleton, Colo., to begin his 14-year prison sentence on corruption charges Thursday, March 15, 2012. The 55-year-old Democrat becomes the second Illinois governor in a row to go to prison for corruption. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Turns out Rod Blagojevich doesn't find prison life all that enthralling.

    Blagojevich's former attorney, Sam Adam Jr., told Sun-Times columnist Michael Sneed the ex-governor is "totally bored."

    Adam said Blagojevich wants to teach instead of working in the prison kitchen washing pots and pans. He particularly would like to teach Shakespeare, ancient Greek philosophy or mythology.    

    Prison rules say inmates must do low-level jobs for the first 90 days, but Blagojevich, who entered the Littleton, Colo., prison on March 15, is beyond that.

    Blagojevich is serving 14 years for corruption.