Xfire has an in-game controller for WMP, iTunes, and Winamp, so you can just mute the game's music and use that to control your music. Steam and Xfire also have an in-game browser if you'd prefer Pandora or last.fm.
Incorrect some people will hate you just by finding out from someone else.
This proves your first statement incorrect.
Also I noticed that there are people who thought cub was wrong. I can't believe people think that exploitation of children and drawings are the same thing.
Some computers are better than others when it comes to that. Lenovo ThinkPads and MacBooks are known for being drop resistant. I once saw someone drop a ThinkPad down a flight of stairs and it survived. It had an SSD so everything was okay storage wise, but if it had an HDD that would be gone...