Perhaps! Two weeks after her book Troublemaker was released, Nielsen Bookscan tells me that it has sold -- drum roll -- 2000 copies. For context, Newt Gingrich's latest book A Nation Like No Other has sold 5000 copies. This is better than I expected for O'Donnell, although when you consider that she made the rounds of the morning shows and had a ridiculously over-hyped interview with Piers Morgan, 2000 is pretty wan.
Meanwhile, Danny Yadron reports that O'Donnell has been disinvited to... eh I'm bored already.
TODAY IN SLATE
Ben Bradlee Dead at 93
The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.
This Scene From All The President’s Men Captures Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.