Wood imitates life… yet again! This time Mr. Rob Cockerham of Cockeyed.com (6th best site on the internet) asked a buddy of his to laser cut an Amazon Kindle.

And thus was born the Amazon Kindling:

It apparently lived up to its name quite well:

Check out Amazon Kindling >>

I spotted it at boingboing gadgets

Great coverage from the Telegraph: Amazon Kindling: Spoof Kindle made of wood for sale on eBay
And apparently a replica of the one Mr. Cockerham burned actually sold for $103.50 on eBay. Gentlemen, start your laser cutters ;)

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