On this date in espionage history...
1839: The daguerrotype process is announced at the French Academy of Science.
Crypto-quote of the Day [simple substitution,
from the pages of the QBOTM]:
January 9 Crypto-quote:
"ZQ UQTX," QY UDTE DOE UVGOM XZ WDLY SY, DOE T HYDPTFYE QY'E RYYO UXDHXPYE ZGX ZW QTU XQZGMQXU RC XQY UZGOE ZW SC JZTLY. T RYMDO VZOEYHTOM TW QY AOYV UZSYXQTOM XQDX T ETEO'X: UZSYXQTOM DRZGX XQY KDOTL MZTOM ZO.
Answer to the January 8 Crypto-quote:
"The fault," Croder said icily, "is partly mine. I know your reputation. You're ready enough to do dangerous things, even foolhardy things; but you're not ready to do unpleasant things. When will you leam that in our trade a conscience is a luxury?" [17:133]
Q-cubed (Q-uiller Q-uiz Q-uestion) of the Day
---January 8 Q-cubed Answer---
Q: By the time of TSS, how long had it been since Q had been in Moscow?
ANSWER: Three years. [4:34]
---Q-cubed for January 9---
Q: How many people are in the Leningrad cell?