Pluggers by Rick McKee for September 22, 2021

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    Templo S.U.D.  over 2 years ago

    Then when they want to listen to their Walkmans and iPods, they’ll use earphones that cup over the ears?

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    Zykoic  over 2 years ago

    Just can’t do that. The ear hair grows at a pace that I can feel and hear!

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    Gent  over 2 years ago

    Eh, I only has bud wisers.

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    juicebruce  over 2 years ago

    Not yet ! But do clean your ears ;-)

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    Display  over 2 years ago

    Pluggers are smarter than you think. New hearing aids often have Bluetooth. You can listen to media, you can talk on your phone, and do other things without an extra headset.

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    david_42  over 2 years ago

    Weird how Medicare doesn’t cover hearing aids, but they covered Orgone Accumulators during TFG’s administration.

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    walstib Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Back in the ’70’s my hard rocker ex-brother-in-law listened to music using a bone phone resting on his neck and collar-bones.

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    sfreader1  over 2 years ago

    I am a plugger and do not need a hearing aid. My hearing is very good and I even hear things that maybe I shouldn’t because people do not realize that I can hear them. What really irks me is getting those ads in the mail for a free hearing test and wanting to sell me a hearing aid. Why do those companies think that just because I am old I need a hearing aid?

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    rhpii  over 2 years ago

    Looks like the earphone I had for my old Zenith transistor radio in the 60’s.

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    kathleenhicks62  over 2 years ago

    Mine are ear plugs so I can sleep.

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    car2ner  over 2 years ago

    the new hearing aids do so much more than they used it.

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    whelan_jj  over 2 years ago

    Some of the new hearing aids have bluetooth!

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    Jim Kerner  over 2 years ago


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    mistercatworks  over 2 years ago

    Fortunately, some types of in-ear phones can be frequency-tailored to correct for hearing deficiencies. Some advanced phone apps can even do real-time noise reduction and sound localization. In other words, they can be set to make someone sitting across from you more intelligible while cancelling out other sounds. Still, it’s better not to blow out your hearing in your 20s.

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