When I broke mine during the warranty period, they replaced it right away. When I broke one out of the warranty period, I just threw it away and bought another.
But yeah, get the case, it helps. I have the kindle paperwhite now, and I love it.
Go and have another beer, Grog Mod.
- Orac Zen
new motto: So many Lounge bars, so little time.
At my age you take what you can get. Or invent.