That is about in line with what I've read about it in other reviews. I have fiddled with one before, and I personally think it would go great with a trackball mouse of some kind.
Michael: Jodie, how's my schedule look for today? Jodie: You've got a conference and dinner party at the Japanese Embassy regarding wildlife protection. Michael: Oh, yeah...sorry, but I'll have to cancel that. I'm heading out to save America!