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Heads up to European Give 1 Get 1 donors! Amazon.co.uk may be canceling your G1G1 Global purchase because OLPC is talking too long to ship your XO laptop.
That Amazon would cancel G1G1 orders is a shock. OLPC donors knew that shipping would take a while, and Amazon itself says that shipping would start around Dec 19-24, though Amazon.co.uk/XO currently says "This item is due to be released on January 3, 2009."
In fact, One Laptop Per Child is in the midst of preparing for XO delivery via G1G1 Global this week.