Toddler's White House Squeeze Play Delays Obama's Iraq Speech

August 8, 2014 12:52 PM

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A toddler who squeezed through a fence on the North Lawn of the White House on Thursday night forced a Secret Service scramble and ended up delaying President Barack Obama's national speech on Iraq.

The boy managed to wiggle his way through the fence about 8:10 p.m., a deceptively different path from most fence jumpers who try to get onto the White House grounds, according to USA Today.

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