IPods and thunderstorms don't mix, doctors warn
It's bound to make people think of iPods as a danger, even though in order to experience this type of injury you must simultaneously be hit by lightening. Nonetheless, be warned -according to the New England Journal of Medicine, iPods and thunderstorms are "not a good idea".
Doctors are warning about the risks of personal stereo equipment after a Vancouver man listening to an iPod was zapped by lightning while jogging in a thunderstorm.
The 37-year-old man's ordeal is published in this week's New England Journal of Medicine under the title: Thunderstorms and iPods — Not a Good iDea.