A snark-o-bit …
I’ll write on the Writers’ Conference, San Miguel, car problems, etc. later. In the meantime, this tidbit Raw Story, as published:
This report was originally filed Feb. 15, 2011, but has been republished today due to a general lack of US media coverage
Argentina and the United States are engaged in a diplomatic spat after Buenos Aires authorities seized what they say are undeclared weapons and drugs on a US military aircraft last week.
The Argentine government on Monday said it planned to lodge a formal protest with Washington, while the US State Department said it was “puzzled and disturbed” by the seizure of what it claimed was routine equipment for training the Argentine federal police.
I wonder what’s considered “routine equipment for training” under Plan Merida….