This item popped up on NASAWatch.com, a web site that follows the space agency’s inner workings. Keith Cowing, who runs the site, got this e-mail from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif.:
Subject: Book Signing at The JPL Store
Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2006 19:00:03 -0700
To: "All Personnel"
Book Signing at The JPL Store
Please join us in welcoming Laura Woodmansee as she signs her new book, _Sex in Space_.
Laura will be at The JPL Store to sign her book and meet JPL personnel on Thursday, September 28 from 11:30am to 1:00pm.
Her other books, _Women Astronauts_ and _Women of Space_: Cool Careers on the Final Frontier, will also be available at The JPL Store.
See you there!
Two days later came this e-mail:
Subject: Book Signing
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 18:00:00 -0700
To: All Personnel
Due to ethical issues, The Laura Woodmansee book signing on Thursday, September 28, 2006 been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.