I first thought "i have an iPhone and a MacBook, i don't need this fancy toy" - but looking in perspective, the iPad has the revolutionary potential to bring computing to everyone. I'm getting one for my 80-year-old mom who never touched a computer. This is far bigger that it seems. The future is coming. We (computer users) may not see much use to the iPad, but our children, parents and grand-parents, as well as non-tech minded people, have been waiting for it!
Yes - The iPad Is For Everyone But Us - which is a lot of people!
And a clever insight about Old World and New World computing