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Mute button

From today's Sydney Morning Herald (yesterday was Austraila day national holiday, when federal and state honours are announced)
http://www.smh.com.au/letters/?page=fullpage#contentSwap2

National treasure, living or dead, has to be the inventor of the mute button (Letters, January 25, 26).

George Stevens Berowra Heights
Colin Sutton Send private email
Friday, January 27, 2006
 
 
I think any toy designer who creates a toy that makes noise and doesn't have a volume control (and an Off button!) should be prosecuted for child abuse because sooner or later he or she will be complicit in a parent screeeeeeeeeeeaming at a child because their toy is making so much noise.
Chris Nelson
Friday, January 27, 2006
 
 

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