Colton Harris-Moore, a.k.a. the Barefoot Burglar, has made a new enemy. Added to the list of burglarized convenience stores and vacation homes goes the name of one Bob Rivers. The KZOK radio host believes Harris-Moore to be the guy responsible for crash-landing his Cessna in Yakama tribal land. And he's not happy about it.
Don't let the silly grin fool ya. Steal Bob Rivers plane and you will be punished.
"I was furious that something like this could happen," Rivers said on his show. "It's a burglar with a James Bond complex, and they need to catch him."As Pete Kotz at our sister blog True Crime Report points out, "since he's a radio host -- perhaps the most irritating species the world has ever known -- is it really a crime to steal his stuff?" That's for the courts to decide.
As for Rivers, he's now declared his own form of vigilante justice the only way a morning zoo host knows how: By dispatching his hapless intern Fat Dan to drive out to Harris-Moore's mother's house, getting him to eat 10-dozen deviled eggs, then having him puke them up on her front lawn, all while live on the air.
Mess with the bull, you get the horns.