gizmodo-"The reason you buy a Nexus phone isn't just because it's the best Android phone. It's a pure distillation of everything Google has to offer. The best Android can possibly be at a given moment in time.
But that won't be the case for the Galaxy Nexus on Verizon. It'll be missing a pretty big chunk of Google's vision of the near future: Google Wallet. Wallet is precisely the kind of thing that the Nexus is supposed to be about—a pulsing little slice of the future, straight from Google, in your hand.
So why isn't it there?"