Late last night, reports surfaced that Saddam Hussein had been handed over to the Iraqi government for execution.
This morning, US officials denied that the handover had taken place, stating that Hussein would not be executed until sometime in January.
Since both parties have agreed to keep Hussein's execution secret until after the fact, this can only mean one thing: Saddam Hussein is already dead.
Just thought you should know.
Postscript: Okay, so I was off by a couple of hours. I still scooped the Beeb.