Rose is Rose by Don Wimmer and Pat Brady

Rose is Rose

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  1. inshadowz

    inshadowz said, almost 2 years ago

    I think a pair of noise-reduction headphones needs to be actually connected to something in order to work, but other than that I salute the idea ;)

  2. Leo Autodidact

    Leo Autodidact said, almost 2 years ago

    Actually Bose makes a pair that can JUST eliminate the background noise. Great for sleeping on the Plane or Train!

  3. K.C. Fahel

    K.C. Fahel said, almost 2 years ago

    I have something better and cheaper than noise-reduction headphones: I have taught my daughters that, if they see me wearing headphones, unless it’s an actual emergency, I’m having “private time”. (We have a very small apartment, so it’s the only way I can do it.)

  4. ewalnut

    ewalnut said, almost 2 years ago

    I tested a couple of models of noise reduction headphones in a store that was selling them a few years ago. They reduced background sounds but did not eliminate them. I don’t know whether they’ve gotten better since then, but I kind of doubt it.

  5. LadyRyln

    LadyRyln said, almost 2 years ago

    @ewalnut

    but she’s also reading – and I know that I can get involved enough with a good book to block a lot of noise without headphones. So, add the headphones (and the loud dryer), and much of what they are saying might be hard to understand. :)

  6. daniel_bel

    daniel_bel said, almost 2 years ago

    @Leo Autodidact

    Right. So how is it better than earplugs? Cheaper, maybe?

  7. Macushlalondra

    Macushlalondra said, almost 2 years ago

    @Leo Autodidact

    I want my husband to get a pair of those. Then I can still watch TV while he studies.

  8. Sharon  Hayes

    Sharon Hayes GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Earplugs don’t block out noises, they just reduce them. The Bose ones are the absolute best on the market. They block out everything. I’m a Bose person though and have their home theater systems in both rooms where the TV’s are, and their headphones and earbuds. I even have the computer system on my computer. 100% Bose. Jimbo must make good money though because those noise blocking headphones aren’t cheap.

  9. no1scouse

    no1scouse said, almost 2 years ago

    @Sharon Hayes

    Work for Bose do you?

  10. Keith Russell

    Keith Russell said, almost 2 years ago

    V-Moda, though they don’t completey block out all noise, they reduce most of it. Plus the music and sound quality is so, so much better than Bose.

  11. jennifer  coulter

    jennifer coulter said, almost 2 years ago

    @LadyRyln

    same here plus i am DEAF so i do have alot of advantages there LoL

  12. Sharon  Hayes

    Sharon Hayes GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    No I do not work for Bose, but I feel that if you like something, use it and can recommend it to others, then do so. If others like another product better, that’s fine. I was just giving my opinion.

  13. Donald Williams

    Donald Williams said, almost 2 years ago

    @daniel_bel

    I’m with you on this. My first thought, after I saw that the headphones weren’t connected to anything, was: Why not just simple earplugs?
    Smiley

  14. Jeffrey Kaplan

    Jeffrey Kaplan said, almost 2 years ago

    @Keith Russell

    I have a pair of V Moda earbuds. Not noise cancelling, but a snug enough fit and excelent sound quality that when lstening to music it does a good enough job of blocking noise.

  15. gailatkinson

    gailatkinson said, almost 2 years ago

    @Leo Autodidact

    Yup!

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