The station of choice for Chinquapin Parish.

Thanks, Captain Obvious!

Because that metal plate on the back doesn’t conduct electricity, nor do the wires in the earphones.

Physicians at Vancouver General Hospital in Vancouver, British Columbia, cited a 2005 incident where a 35-year-old man was brought into the emergency ward after being struck by lightning while jogging as he listened to his iPod. Along with second-degree burns on his chest and left leg, the man had two burns along the front of this chest and neck, then to the sides of his face.

Shocking! IPod Plus Lightning Equals Trouble | PC World


Written by Jeff

Friday, July 13, 2007 at 7:04 am

Posted in Apple, Technology

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