Some good resources on Visual Studio 2008 for the time-crunched:
Still on a speed kick... In anticipation of an internal "do your best sales pitch for Visual Studio 2008", I reviewed these great (and quick) clips on Visual Stuio 2008. Nice work, check it out...
If you are looking for something to read on a plane/train ride, here is an introductory white paper on Visual Studio 2008.
Are you ready for Visual Studio 2008?