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Old 22nd Mar 2019, 9:56 pm   #516
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Default Re: Audiophoolery?

A thought just occurred to me: How is being a hi-fi bore any different from being a real ale drinker? To anybody "outside the circle", beer is just beer and music just sounds like music.

But then, a pint of real ale doesn't cost any more (sometimes less!) than a pint of cold fizzy water with flavourings and ethanol (Your bias may be showing a little here -- Ed.), and there is a difference you can taste. When it comes to expense, ticking off beers on a chart is not in the same league as spending 100 on a few metres of fancy cable .....
If I have seen further than others, it is because I was standing on a pile of failed experiments.
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