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Take a Look, It’s In a Nook: US Ambassador Sworn In Via Ereader

Ambassador LeVine was sworn in on an (off-brand, sorry) ereader. (Photo via Twitter.com/USAinUK)

This should put some anti-ereader elitists’ complaints about Kindles and Nooks to bed.

The new U.S. ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, Suzi LeVine, was sworn into office on Friday. Instead of laying her left hand on the Bible, she opted for an ereader loaded up with the Constitution of the United States. It was an off-brand ereader, but an ereader nonetheless. Read More