I got a 500 dollar limit card from them post 08 with basically no credit.
I love the discover as my main purchase card, and use my MasterCard debit card for circumstances where I'm attempting to purchase at a vendor that doesn't accept them.
On a side note, there is a Rave theater here which does not accept discover.
You go to the box office and they'll tell you this.
You go to the concession stand and they will tell you this.
But if you go to the automated kiosk, and it goes through.