Reports of housewife, Vader romance wrong

May 23, 2005

BY BILL ZWECKER SUN-TIMES COLUMNIST

SEEN ON SCENE: Sen. Dick Durbin toured Eli’s Cheesecake World Friday and checked out the 2,500-pound cheesecake Eli’s is baking for the upcoming 25th anniversary Taste of Chicago — before joining his Illinois colleague Sen. Barack Obama for a town hall meeting with Veterans Secretary Jim Nicholson and military vets at Wright College.