Ohh yes it is to both your question and statement.
The first functional yet limited version of the plugin is available now(No bells or whistles yet)
Bitcoins are becoming more mainstream by the week(sometimes day)
There are now businesses that will transfer your bitcoins to cash and vice versa.
Not many people shop with it yet(the dollar value is still unstable, but better)
People use it more as an investment at the moment(stock market, sort of)