>According to this CNN article, iPods have surpassed beer to be the #1 “in” thing.
Nearly three quarters, or 73 percent, of 1,200 students surveyed said iPods were “in” — more than any other item in a list that also included text messaging, bar hopping and downloading music.[…]
The only other time beer was temporarily dethroned in the 18 years of the survey was in 1997 — by the Internet, said Eric Weil, a managing partner at Student Monitor.
For me, the jury is still out. I love them both like children. I will indulge in both of these joys these evening, but not at the same time, that would be a tad too hedonistic, even for me.