Lisa complains that the new gadgets are depriving her of her tried and true, best pick-up line: "I love that book." If she can't tell what the guy is reading, she can hardly break the ice with her old standby line - and she is unwilling to take a shot in the dark because of the real possibility that what the guy is reading on his e-reader will be a real turn-off to her.
As Lisa cleverly puts it, "You can't tell a book by its Nook."
To her credit, Lisa mentions several instances of "bookish" conversations of the non-romantic type she has had with public readers, conversations that remind me of a few similar ones I have had.
Read the piece; you'll like it. And, check out Lisa's blog for more of her thoughts.