Microsoft says you can now download the release version of Visual Studio 2008 from MSDN subscriber downloads (presuming you have a subscription, of course).
I believe it, because this is what I get when I try:
Looks like the server is a little stressed. But I thought you were not meant to expose your stack trace to the world?
Never mind, I’m sure I’ll get this thing downloaded soon.
Update: Edited link for one that is not broken