Yes, I was one of the main wonderers, and I couldn't agree more. This is possibly the single best piece of Kodak-brand news I've heard in the last 5+ years. Maybe longer.
"Some photographers are the poets of purple mountains' majesty. Some are the poets of the placid suburbs. Weegee is the poet of small-timers who died face down on a city pavement at 3 a.m. in a pool of their own blood."
— Richard Lacayo, Photography: Dames! Stiffs! Mugs!, Time Magazine, January 12, 1998