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Cartoon: And the envelope please …

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A little Ponzi theater at the Evanston City Council Monday night as cartoonist Junad Rizki — noting recent reports that Evanston has one of the highest debt levels of any Cook County community — showed up to present a "Golden Ponzi Award" to the aldermen.

A little Ponzi theater at the Evanston City Council Monday night as cartoonist Junad Rizki — noting recent reports that Evanston has one of the highest debt levels of any Cook County community — showed up to present a "Golden Ponzi Award" to the aldermen.

After some confusion about who might actually be willing to accept the faux prize, Rizki managed to hand it off to City Clerk Rodney Greene.

And now for the cartoon …

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