Afternoon Tea 11.3.08

GASP! For a second I thought the French government was going to do something to harm my heroes the Somalian pirates. Instead, they’re JUST getting around to punishing internet pirates…with a C&D letter and then termination of the culprit’s internet connection. *shivers* [BBC]

The situation in the Congo is vibrating across the continent as other nations weigh whether or not to get involved. [NYT]

WOW. While some survived, some 60 immigrant bodies from Somolia and Ethiopia washed up on shore in Yemen after being pushed into the ocean by smugglers. [ALJ]

Barack and Johnny are making their last harried dashes across the country to drum up votes. are you ready for tomorrow? [LAT]

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