Former New York City Mayor dies at age 88

Hospitalized Ex-Mayor Koch Is Cracking Jokes

It's still not clear when Koch will go home

Friday, Feb 1, 2013  |  Updated 8:03 AM EDT
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Hospitalized Ex-Mayor Koch Is Cracking Jokes

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Former Mayor Ed Koch

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A spokesman says former Mayor Ed Koch is feeling "much better'' and cracking jokes.
 
George Artz said Tuesday it's still not clear when Koch will go home. He entered NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia hospital Saturday night with fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

  Koch says the chocolate milkshakes there are "delicious.''  Still, the 88-year-old stressed that it's "not worth'' being hospitalized just to get one.

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