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Kindle Used to Swear in U.S. Ambassador

suzilevineSuzi LeVine, the US Ambassador to Switzerland & Liechtenstein, became the first ambassador to be sworn in with a Kindle.

In her swearing in ceremony last week, LeVine placed her hand on an eBook edition of the U.S. Constitution stored which was opened on a Kindle. U.S. Embassy London tweeted the event:

Levine still received her oath in print form, as you can see from her tweet below:

(Via The Washington Post).

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