For lots of word guys and gals like us in the media, little is as cool as getting a signed book, especially an autobiography. I've got a bunch, though don't ask me where I've put them. Even attended former CIA Director George Tenet's book party at Georgetown University this month to get his John Hancock.
Well, on eBay the top price is $50. That's just for his signature. Add the signature of his wife, Cindy, and it drops, oddly, to $35. That's not so good.
Sen. Hillary Clinton doesn't do much better, getting about the same price for her bio.
Sen. Barack Obama's Dreams From My Father does better, reaching $100.