The following was reported in the Portland Tribune on that day and blogged by b!X:
But the last word belongs to 6-year-old Gabrielle Thornton, who awoke to find her parents glued to the television set. She watched for a while before they noticed her there. “Oh, hi honey,” said her mother. Gabrielle didn’t respond directly. She had something else on her mind. “Mommy,” she said, “What planet is that?”
I defer to b!X’s chronicling of the related events here.