Blizzard Party
On Lincoln Pond

Snow Day & State Secrets

School is closed today because of snow, so Peter is home. This morning's weather report told us to expect 3 to 5 inches, but it's only 11AM and we're working on our 4th inch and it's not supposed to stop until evening! Peter is surveying his toys, deciding what to take to Florida.

Deena Larsen directs our attention to this story in The Guardian:

Revealed: US dirty tricks to win vote on Iraq war

Secret document details American plan to bug phones and emails of key Security Council members

remarking, "UK Observer has the documents and broke the story, but it is not being
reported in the US." The memo in question is in fairly dense bureaucratese.