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Old 03-02-2013, 09:30 PM
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Default Re: One Last Question, and I Promise I'll Quit...

I like both methods of reading. I do enjoy a "real" book for certain types of reading, a book with great pictures, for example.

Some of the things I like about my Kindle are as follows:
Books for the kindle are typically half the price or less than real books.
I read a lot, so storage of real books is a challenge.
I like being able to put the cursor on a word and have the definition pop up.
I like not having to drive anywhere to have to buy a new book.
I broke my kindle once. Called them and had a new one in hand the next day.

There is something very nice about bookcases and their contents, though.

So I'm saying both have their advantages. I suspect there's one or two people out there who are anti e-reader just because they resist change. Talking to my brother-in-law today. He was complaining about kids these days and their attire, tattoos, etc. I said, "Come on, this is 2013, things change, to which he replied "Not for me." With that attitude, we'd all be wearing powdered wigs and some pretty strange pants.

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