Amazon's Best Year Ever!
I was just given a $30 gift card to Amazon and used it buy myself some $150 flannel sheets for just $20 (net to me), and it included free shipping. The whole process was easy and satisfying, and that has been my past experience using Amazon.com. Apparently many other people also feel that way:
SEATTLE (AP) -- Amazon.com Inc. said Friday that the 2008 holiday season was the online retailer's "best ever," with more than 6.3 million items ordered and 5.6 million units shipped during its peak day on Dec. 15.