the reputable mail order houses don't seem to have them in stock.....\n\nand on the infamous auction site, there are quite a few of them...but many\nof the sellers of these seem to have been selling Barbie dolls, quilts,\nantiques, things that have nothing to do with digital or photo gear, etc,\netc. very strange....it's like: would you like to buy a computer from\nsomeone who's been selling toilet paper? or scams, or jokes, etc.\n\nwhat's the story of the S2? Being discontinued?\n\nNo, not interested in buying one...just curious. don't make an offer.