Audio or music related anecdotes, jokes, cartoons...anyone?


#1

Hi fellow Rooners,

time for some fun! Please share any anecdotes, jokes or cartoons that are audio or music related.

Here you can read a true story.

Here’s a nice little Hifi cartoon I found…


#2

Here’s another cartoon.

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(Paul) #3


#4

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(Paul) #5

What a great idea for a thread. Thanks a lot!


#6

Very nice thread! Cheers!

Audiophile 1: “Did you hear the sad news about Bob; he died of a sudden illness.”
Audiophile 2: “That’s so sad, what did he have?”
Audiophile 1: " Krell, Thiel, Theta, and Nordost."


#7

There are some terrific Charles Rodrigues cartoons at this Angelfire(!) site:
http://www.angelfire.com/in3/hifijohn/rod.html


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#9

Hi @Ratbert,

love the one about the scary campfire story…:joy:


#10

@Ratbert
@Lionel

Yeah, even the Boogeyman is afraid of MP3…:grinning:


#11

“How many hi-fi journalists does it take to change a light bulb?”

“Two. One to change the bulb and another to write a glowing review.”


(Dave) #12


#13

After attending a local Hi-Fi dealer for a demonstration with a few favourite cd’s I was told I would need to buy better quality music if I wanted to hear the potential improvement the system they were proposing could offer? :zipper_mouth_face:


#14

@Ratbert

Sometimes real life is more hilarious than any made up joke could ever be…:joy:


(Anders Vinberg) #16

There was the bassist who was so upset about his bad timing that he threw himself behind a train,


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#19

vinyl

(AND YET I LOVE MY OLD TURNTABLE!!! :joy:)


#20

Question: Why did the amplifier hum?

Answer: Because it didn’t know the words!


Looking for advice with mechanical hum
(Andrew Cox) #21

Hi Fi gear, like most electronics, is powered by magic black smoke. We know this because when the black smoke comes out it stops working.