Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols lists the take on how good or bad Ubuntu is from the Ziff Davis family of publications.
Read it here
Finally, I would be remiss if I didn't include a reference to Jessamyn West, a self-described rural librarian, who has recently discovered Ubuntu and really likes it a lot. It's a non-jaded, non-techie look at Ubuntu and reminded me why Linux desktops are, when you get right down to it, so cool. Have a look at her entertaining story: