Taking a bath on the Kindle

Matt and Brad DeLong complain that you can't read ebooks in the bathtub.  Au contraire, ma frere--simply apply one (1) Zip-Loc baggie, and Bob's your uncle.  Indeed, it's actually better, because the Kindle doesn't get all soggy.  My Kindle remains one of my favorite pieces of equipment. 

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Megan McArdle is a columnist at Bloomberg View and a former senior editor at The Atlantic. Her new book is The Up Side of Down.

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