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Blagojevich Puts the Con in ComicCon



    Blagojevich Puts the Con in ComicCon
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    Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich ranked 15th in Mad Magazine's "Mad 20" list of dumbest people, events and things of 2009.

    Rod Blagojevich's post-trial media tour is taking an odd turn.

    The former governor and current convict is stopping by the Wizard World ChicagoComicCon to sign autographs for fans of, well comics.

    Where there are hands to be shaken, Rod Blagojevich won't be far away.

    The ComicCon convention isn't all about comics, they say.

    "Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is all about pop culture, and Rod Blagojevich is as relevant to today's news as it gets," said Gareb Shamus, CEO of Wizard Entertainment and Co-Founder of said in one of the campiest press releases ever." We think the court of public opinion will show him to be a popular figure at the show."

    Blago will host take photos and sign autographs beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in booth 401.