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SNL douses the Kindle Fire

October 2, 2011: 1:42 PM ET

Source: nbc.com

On Saturday Night Live last night, Weekend Update's Seth Meyers poured cold water on the Kindle Fire -- Amazon's (AMZN) $199 answer to Apple's (AAPL) iPad (starts at $499) -- with this line:

"It's expected to sell well," he said, "among parents who always buy the wrong thing."

Video here and below the fold. It's the third joke in.

Via: All Things D's Ina Fried. Thanks to reader Howard Kaplan for spotting it.

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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for Fortune.com.

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