Wednesday, March 16, 2005

Banana Man

LONDON (AP) - Robert Downey had the mask and the attitude to be a successful robber. But he ruined the effect when he tried to stage a hold-up at his local bookmaker's shop - using a banana. Noting the suspicious bend in the so-called "weapon," the clerk calmly called the police and on Wednesday, Downey was jailed for nearly seven years for attempted robbery. More...

Heh..."He said he has a gun, but it might be a banana."