LEGO iPod Breaks LEGO Tradition By Being Uglier Than the Real Thing

I want to like this LEGO iPod. I really do. And I commend the builder's efforts. But it completely saps all smoothness out of the iPod's design, and not in a cool, disruptive LEGO way. Maybe I'm being too harsh. What do you guys think? Am I blind, or is it a little ugly? I dig the "wireless" headphones, though!

LEGO iPod Breaks LEGO Tradition By Being Uglier Than the Real Thing

LEGO iPod Breaks LEGO Tradition By Being Uglier Than the Real Thing

LEGO iPod Breaks LEGO Tradition By Being Uglier Than the Real Thing

LEGO iPod Breaks LEGO Tradition By Being Uglier Than the Real Thing

[TechEBlog]