Fowler, football and fibs

Don't you hate it when your client lies to you. A lot? Ronnie Fowler, the potential owner of the Minnesota Vikings, has apparently embellished his personal biography. So much so, in fact, that's he's halfway through his apprenticeship as a calligrapher.

    Late Tuesday afternoon, Fowler's Twin Cities public relations firm, Tunheim Partners, began issuing some clarifications to his biography, which Fowler's company, Spiral, Inc., supplied to the firm, said Leslie Kupchella, the Tunheim executive on the Fowler account. (Star Tribune, reg. req.)