Can I get an amen from the congregation?!
Today, Seth Godin has a great post on the PowerPoint effect: PowerPoint Makes Us Stupid: These bullets can kill. Pretty much sums up my feelings on the matter exactly.
Here's an excerpt from a post I did on the PowerPoint effect and how it effects reading comprehension: Read. Think. Repeat.
If you've got any examples of slide decks that work, I'd love to see them. Post them here and tell me why you dig them.