I got my D40 (Nikon) this weekend as well.
I first bought a XTi (Canon), but while I was at the store I couldn't forget the feel of the Nikon. The plastic feel of the Canon made me return it and get the Nikon. I'll be able to get an extra lens now for the money I saved.
In the Garage '10 E70 X5d Alpine White LOADED UP - '10 EVO X Wicked White
RIP '08 BMW E60 535i - '06 BMW E90 330i - '05 Acura EL - '98 Honda Prelude - '99 Audi A4 - '02 Honda Civic - '06 Nissan Xterra