I suppose it depends on how pissed off a person is with behavior hidden in what is supposed to be a very readable language.
Flip a coin or pick a side - positive feature or negative feature to not need Java in the system.
My position on Android is about the same -
Sure, I could port the drivers - but why?
I can't think of any reason why I would want Android on my Kindles.
Just no interest in that sort of project here.