From the New York Times (January 9, 2008):
Two men were arrested on Tuesday after pushing a corpse, seated in an office chair, along the sidewalk to a check-cashing store to cash the dead man's Social Security check.
Some comments by my co-workers:
In Chicago they would have been taking him to vote. -- Bart Locanthi
In LA, it would have been a movie screening's focus group -- Bryan Baker