01/12/2012 08:39 am ET Updated Feb 23, 2012

9 News Reporter Winter FAILS (VIDEO)

As we prepare for another harsh winter, let us remember that there are some poor souls whose job it is to go outside and brave the unforgiving fury of Mother Nature. To make matters worse, they're on live television when they do it.

These unfortunate people have to deal with icy sidewalks, unruly children and, in some cases, speeding tubers. Thankfully, their every slip-up is caught on tape (and the best ones put online) so we can enjoy them while sipping hot chocolate indoors. Hey, at least they get paid for their misery.

Check out our 9 favorite videos of reporters suffering brutal retribution for their career choices below and vote for the ones you like best.

Winter Weather Report Fails