go buy a shuffle for 70$. It doesn't have a hard drive so it's hard to break and if it does it doesn't cost you much. Bringing a video ipod skiing is asking to break it, even if you have a case.
"pee on the zombies, because not even zombies want pee all over them" - ktwofreeskier
"Never before in my time at the bar or on the bench have I ever had to deal with somebody who voluntarily allowed himself to be buggered by a dog on the public highway. Frankly it is beyond most of our comprehension" - British Judge