Gossip Roundup: 'Too Much Transparency'
• Reliable Source: Wives advise Bush to get diamonds for Laura to celebrate their upcoming anniversary. He replies, "Never mind! Sorry I asked!". . . Nicole Kidman's character is told to use a Farecard when riding the Metro. . . NPR's Libby Lewis is assigned to cover Lewis Libby. [WP]
• Inside the Beltway: U.S. "nuclear SWAT team" is on call 24/7/365 to find and disarm any device. . . Cheney in Colorado: "They asked me today if I come here to fish, and I explained no, the fishing is better in Wyoming, which is noted by the presence of so many 'greenies' in Wyoming taking our fish." [WT]
• Cindy Adams: Schwarzenegger is so furious at Bush that he is toying with switching parties. . . Judith Miller will not be returning to the Times. [NYP]
• Lloyd Grove's Lowdown: Lou Dobbs: "I'm wondering whether there's such a thing as too much transparency." [NYDN]