It used to be that to run for office you had to kiss a lot of babies.
Now you need to write a book.
At least it seems that way among the Presidential wannabes.
Campaigning by the Book – Author! Author! Seems just about everyone running for president these days has just had, or is about to have, a book out. This must be serendipity, but the themes — faith, courage, leadership, character, compassion — seem oddly campaign-appropriate. [Washington Post Political News]