A dozen Secret Service agents sent to Colombia to provide security for President Barack Obama at an international summit have been relieved of duty because of allegations of misconduct.Update: Now, how does this work, exactly? The Secret Service is paying Joe Biden rent in order to protect him? Hell, they can protect me, and I'll only charge them half as much.
A Secret Service spokesman did not dispute a tip received by The Associated Press that the misconduct involved prostitutes in Cartagena, Colombia, the site of the Summit of the Americas.
Update II: Five military people have been caught up in the Colombian scandal, too.
Update III: The hidden costs of being a cheapskate.