Both Oprah and Jim Henley endorse the Kindle.  And I still love mine--easy to read and sooooo easy to travel with.  Can world domination be far behind?

Seriously, I have to think that the Oprah endorsement is critical.  One of the reason people have been holding back is the same thing that kept people from buying Blu-Ray players--there are a lot of eBook Readers out there, and no one wants to commit to a device that will end up on the ashheap of history, leaving their eBook collection orphaned.  That means waiting until one of the readers goes mass-market.  If Oprah can marshall her legions in favor of the reader, that may put it over the edge in the format wars.

Update:  Apparently, you get $50 off if you type in the promotional code OPRAHWINFREY

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