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i confess i am a kindle addict...

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Initial post: Dec 18, 2012, 5:35:57 PM PST
v says:
I didn't,t think I was but I have had a k1, k2, k3, and I have given two kindle basics and a 1st generation kindle fire for gifts. Now I am waiting on a kindle fire for me. Yep I am hooked.

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 6:30:27 PM PST
Fud53 says:
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 7:00:05 PM PST
Hi...My name's Folina...and I'm a KA, too.

Over 2 years, I've bought a KK, 2 BKs for my kids, a back-up KK when I realized if mine broke I'd be lost without it, a Fire to replace my dead laptop, then a PW as a "I survived surgery" gift to myself, and a Fire for my daughter's birthday. There may or may not be an 8.9 under the tree for me, with the old Fire going to the boy.

If loving Kindles is wrong, I don't wanna be right!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 7:04:27 PM PST
Rest easy, you're among friends here :-)

(Except for Fud, who isn't friends with anyone LOL)

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 7:16:09 PM PST
your not alone

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 7:42:52 PM PST
The Blade says:
Since 2007:

3 K1s
3 KKs
1 PW
1 orig Fire
1 7" Fire HD
1 8.9" Fire HD

Of course that is 3 people in the household.

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:08:29 PM PST
1 Touch,
2 basics,
1 PW,
1 orig Fire,
1 7" Fire HD,
1 8.9" Fire HD,

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:18:15 PM PST
pjf says:
5 3g keyboard
1 k4 basic
1 orig fire
1 8.9 fire LTE 64 GB

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:19:10 PM PST
flipoid says:
A K2 U.S., a KK, a Basic, a 1st gen Fire. Plus the Kindle app on every device I own for which there is a Kindle app: iPod touch, a netbook, BlackBerry, HTC phone.


Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:31:55 PM PST
Dog Lover says:
I'm feeling inadequate.

4 - Kindle Basic models
2 - Kindle Keyboard models
2 - Kindle for PC apps.

Guess I'll just have to go buy some more!


Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:34:54 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 18, 2012, 10:14:07 PM PST
?wazithinkin says:
Pulls in a little red wagon filled with
1- K2
3-Kindle Keyboards
2-Baby Kindles
2-PaperWhite Kindles

What I am not an addict! Really! ~sigh~ We are NOT counting apps, right? Good! I don't have a Fire of any sort; so I am not an addict! We also are not talking about the size of our archives, right?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 8:36:49 PM PST
?wazithinkin says:
Dang you flipoid! We are not supposed to be talking about Kindle apps.
<whine> *hangs head in shame* I am NOT telling! No, I am NOT!

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 8:59:41 PM PST
v says:
I can't wait until the kindle fire HD gets here so I can download apps too. Oh no another addiction:-)

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 9:09:44 PM PST
Jay says:
Actually,Fud, reading stimulates the formation of more, new, brain cells. If one is an avid, electic, reader, one needs: one Kindle for General Fiction, One Kindle for General Non-Fiction, One Kindle for History/Biographies, One Kindle for Science Fact/Science Fiction, etc. It isn't ' an addiction '. It is ' Organization '.

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 9:33:49 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 18, 2012, 9:36:38 PM PST
Let's see....household of two:
1 K-K 1st Gen.
1 K-K 3rd Gen.
1 K-Touch
1 K-PW
1 K-HD 7"
1 K-HD 8.9"
4 K-PC
5 K-Android Apps
Plus 4 kindles as gifts...
We love our kindles!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 10:10:27 PM PST
?wazithinkin says:

WoW! What a great idea, Erin! I may need a bigger wagon! :D

Posted on Dec 18, 2012, 10:15:34 PM PST
Brent Butler says:
More people are like us than I would have thought! LOL

2 K1s ... still in service after having been passed along to our son and daughter-in-law
1 K2 ... damaged by a friend who mishandled it, replaced via a SquareTrade Warranty
1 DX ... the one I normally use to read
2 KKs ... my wife's primary reading device and my backup
1 original Fire
1 7" Fire
1 8.9" Fire

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 18, 2012, 10:55:28 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 19, 2012, 6:51:18 AM PST
Dog Lover says:
No fair!

You stole my indexing/cataloging-by-Kindle system!


Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 1:06:43 AM PST
Paxton says:
- K1, replaced by K2 which was replaced by a DX which was replaced with a K3 (kk)
- kk for my wife
- backup kk
- Fire 1st gen given to relative when I got Fire HD32
- Paperwhite

Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 1:47:45 AM PST
KessaJo says:
OK, all of you Kindle addicts, the best way to break an addiction is cold turkey. Just send all the Kindles to me - I have no addiction to Kindles, so it won't be a problem for to have all of those Kindles.

Rest easy & just stick them in the mail to send to me.

*Really truly, not addicted to Kindles at all*

Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 1:49:10 AM PST
I think we need to form a group called K.A.A. - Kindle Addicts Annonymous!! Anyone?!? I am the only reader in my house of two, but I have a K.Keyboard,orig. K.Fire,waiting on 8.9 K.Fire(tomorrow!) and have the app on my PC,and phone! Also a charity dear to my heart is they provide kindles and books) to kids in Africa, very, very cool ;). Very happily addicted!!

Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 1:57:31 AM PST
musicmomma says:
I have a Kindle 2 but it does not work but can not throw it out. I have a Kindle Keyboard that works fine. I have a Kindle Fire 1st gen--works fine. I also have a Kindle Fire HD 8.9. I also have the Kindle app on the PC and on my iPod Touch.

I will join K.A.A. just because only a abscessed person would hold on to a Kindle 2 when it doesn't work anymore. I have the replacement battery on my wish list. I do plan on getting it.

Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 3:43:10 AM PST
I feel somewhat under-Kindled.

In our household of 2:

2 DXs
2 KKs
2 Kindle for iPad apps
2 Kindle for iPhone apps

Love Erin's idea of Kindles for organization.....

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 19, 2012, 4:20:33 AM PST
More back-up KKs! I love you people.

Posted on Dec 19, 2012, 5:38:08 AM PST
lonbeehold says:
I thought was I was addict...obsessively hunting down a PW when I have an in-perfect-working-order KK that I love in addition to the Kindle apps for my iPhone and iPad. Clearly, I'm just at the gateway ;) I do absolutely adore my PW, but can't part with my KK (and its four beautiful M-Edge New Yorker and accessories are probably another addiction for another thread ;)) My dd has the first Kindle Fire.
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