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RE: Bose car stereos in Audis...
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> JustaxPHX@aol.com writes:
> Just as some people who own Mustangs and Camaros can't (or don't) appreciate
> the subtle nuances that attract people like us to Audis, there are people who
> simply want to listen to something that "sounds good" without worrying about
> the nth degree of musical accuracy.
I don't think the nth degree of musical accuracy is available in a
curiously shaped small steel box with several hundred different sources
of different and constantly variable magnitudes.
Dr. Porsche is (famously) supposed to have remarked that a sports car
can be defined as a vehicle in which it is pointless to fit a radio.
Personally, I regard faithful musical reproduction and cars as inherently
incompatible - my own persistent choice is and has been the Philips 994.
Now _that_ is a radio receiver. It also plays cassettes, although not
amazingly well. But I can get the BBC on 198kHz, Deutsche Welle on the
49 metre band ...
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