Reasons to buy the kindle

I’ve been generally against the idea of e-books, or at least I’ve been telling everyone how they aren’t as good as real books for ages (anyone who’s asked has received a quote from Neil Gaiman – who was in turn quoting Douglas Adams – about how books are sharks in return).

However, XKCD has hit on a brilliant point (which rather connects itself to the aforementioned DNA) (click to embiggen):