State Department e-mail goes haywire

I’ve blogged before about the U.S. State Department’s bizarre daily appointments e-mail for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. The e-mail often arrives after the events noted therein have already taken place, rendering it all but useless. Today was no different in that regard, except that whoever mailed it out seemed especially eager to inform me ...

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I've blogged before about the U.S. State Department's bizarre daily appointments e-mail for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. The e-mail often arrives after the events noted therein have already taken place, rendering it all but useless. Today was no different in that regard, except that whoever mailed it out seemed especially eager to inform me of Ms. Rice's morning meeting with defense ministers from Adriatic Charter states.

Today must be an especially an important day for Ms. Rice, so I'll reprint the e-mail below. Here's what flooded my inbox at 2:11 p.m. today:

Daily Appointments Schedule for February 19, 2008

SECRETARY OF STATE RICE:

I’ve blogged before about the U.S. State Department’s bizarre daily appointments e-mail for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. The e-mail often arrives after the events noted therein have already taken place, rendering it all but useless. Today was no different in that regard, except that whoever mailed it out seemed especially eager to inform me of Ms. Rice’s morning meeting with defense ministers from Adriatic Charter states.

Today must be an especially an important day for Ms. Rice, so I’ll reprint the e-mail below. Here’s what flooded my inbox at 2:11 p.m. today:

Daily Appointments Schedule for February 19, 2008

SECRETARY OF STATE RICE:

ON FOREIGN TRAVEL WITH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

 

 

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE NEGROPONTE:
9:45 a.m.
   Meeting with the Adriatic Charter (Albania, Croatia, and Macedonia) Defense Ministers.
(CAMERA SPRAY IN TREATY ROOM / EDITORIAL PRESENCE WELCOME / NO Q&A)
Pick up time for all press:
  9:15 a.m. from the

23rd Street

entrance

 

 

MORNING PRESS GAGGLE:

10:15 a.m. with Tom Casey
Pick up time for all press:  10:10 a.m. from room 2310 / no late escort


 

DAILY PRESS BRIEFING:
**(at approximately 12:00 p.m. with Sean McCormack)**

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