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It really does make you deaf!

Old Jun 18th 2011, 11:32 am
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http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage...f-hearing.html
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Old Jun 18th 2011, 12:33 pm
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Perhaps his hearing loss is just temporary...being muffled by too many muffs.
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Old Jun 18th 2011, 12:33 pm
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Default Re: It really does make you deaf!

"You have to lean down and talk into his good ear for him to understand you.

"We could sit right next to him and he wouldn't have a clue what we said."

I imagine this could be a case of selective hearing. I dont think he wants them for their conversation anyway...
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Old Jun 18th 2011, 12:40 pm
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Default Re: It really does make you deaf!

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I imagine this could be a case of selective hearing. I dont think he wants them for their conversation anyway...
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Default Re: It really does make you deaf!

Jeez - it's bad enough people posting links from the Daily Mail, but The Sun? Sometimes it's hard to tell the two apart.
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Old Jun 18th 2011, 4:19 pm
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Jeez - it's bad enough people posting links from the Daily Mail, but The Sun? Sometimes it's hard to tell the two apart.
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Old Jun 18th 2011, 5:29 pm
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Pardon? what did you say?
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I prefer this story...............

http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage...va-is-ace.html
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Default Re: It really does make you deaf!

wow, what a non-story...the guys 85, hardly surprising that he's a bit deaf...

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