It's not enough these days for authors to just write books. They have to promote themselves--get on Facebook, blog, and twitter. But all that technology can be a double-edged sword, as Megan McCain found out recently. McCain canceled an event for her book Dirty Sexy Politics, claiming several unforeseen professional responsibilities." Her erstwhile hosts were not pleased therefore when she told the twitterverse that she was off to relax in Vegas. Oops.
The Washington Post has the details.--David E