Reading in the bath

One of the more dreary library arguments over the years has been the 'reading in the bath' case against digital resources. In this context, I was interested to see this story in the new(ish) Make: blog from O'Reilly:

Here are some photos of a new iPod Shuffle waterproof case. I'm making a few cases of my own for the Shuffle, but this is Apple's version. I actually like it more than the Shuffle itself... [MAKE: Blog: iPod Shuffle waterproof case]

Comments: 3

Feb 17, 2005
Dorothea Salo

Someone I used to know from the Microsoft Reader ebook team swore up and down that they'd put their PocketPC in a Ziploc bag in order to read from it in the bathtub...

Feb 17, 2005

But who takes baths any more anyway? Oh, wait, it's really for outdoor use. ;)

Feb 17, 2005
Roy Tennant

I am like so there. Listening to tunes while running whitewater, what's not to like? Oh, you mean I should be talking to the peeps in my boat? Oh yeah...