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...

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/bb655906.aspx

If you are looking for something to read on a plane/train ride, here is an introductory white paper on Visual Studio 2008.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=17319EB4-299C-43B8-A360-A1C2BD6A421B&displaylang=en

Are you ready for Visual Studio 2008?

Allan's Best Week Ever : Visual Studio 2008; get up to speed!