Everybody's tired waiting. Let's not forget that the decision Canon has to make will last for the next 2, 3 years. They have some prototypes, now they will decide and I'm sure there won't be so many dissapointed.
Regarding price - there is an inflation, financial market is not helping in terms of prices setting. From he perspective of users, DSLR market starts to be more and more expensive business. The highest quality has it's price and I'm sure we'll be finally amazed with the new DSLR.