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Date: 05/28/10 02:01 PM

72 Responses to Your Ear Buds Aren`t Noise Cancelling [Pic]

  1. Profile photo of fancylad
    fancylad Male 30-39
    18410 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 1:37 pm
    Link: Your Ear Buds Aren`t Noise Cancelling - But that doesn`t mean you can`t trick yourself into thinking they are...
  2. Profile photo of Piepig
    Piepig Male 13-17
    1524 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:04 pm
    Hah hah, I was just thinking about this while on the bus.
  3. Profile photo of MzThikG727
    MzThikG727 Female 18-29
    80 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:05 pm
    ive done that on the bus back in the day... everyone has those guilty pleasure songs
  4. Profile photo of Altaru
    Altaru Male 18-29
    3483 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:06 pm
    I`ve done that once or twice, lol.

    I listen to some weird electronica type music on occasion, and I always get these strange looks when people hear it...
  5. Profile photo of pui
    pui Female 18-29
    3575 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:13 pm
    My biggest pet peeve ever is probably people on the bus listening to music way too loud so EVERYONE can hear it. AUGH.
  6. Profile photo of Fatninja01
    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25345 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:23 pm
    Silly concept but its true!
  7. Profile photo of Webz
    Webz Male 18-29
    542 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:28 pm
    I do this all the time on the train.
  8. Profile photo of Angelmassb
    Angelmassb Male 18-29
    15512 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:31 pm
  9. Profile photo of joshual1887
    joshual1887 Male 18-29
    27 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:35 pm
  10. Profile photo of bonjour2010
    bonjour2010 Female 18-29
    24 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:38 pm
    haha, i do that too!
  11. Profile photo of lostinkorea
    lostinkorea Female 30-39
    3727 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:40 pm
    Hahaha, I do this when I listen to something like Kenny Rogers...
  12. Profile photo of fabarati
    fabarati Male 18-29
    1240 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:48 pm
    Noise cancelling means that the ear phones/headphones have and extra filter or electronics that block noise from outside. I does not mean that people around you can`t hear your music.

    Anywho, with proper in-ear phones, you don`t have this problem, even if they lack "real" noise cancelling.
  13. Profile photo of daniellee_x
    daniellee_x Female 18-29
    451 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 2:57 pm
    alejandro-by lady gaga. It`s her newest song. I HATE IT!
  14. Profile photo of xxPinkxx
    xxPinkxx Female 18-29
    3830 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 3:00 pm
    i do this ALL THE TIME. Ive even dont this with
    "alejandro" before. (sad, i know)

    i actually kept the music playing with the windows rolled up, and got out of my car to see if people in other cars could hear my lame music. LOL
  15. Profile photo of deadpopstar
    deadpopstar Female 18-29
    497 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm
    I do it too >_<
  16. Profile photo of TheSharpest
    TheSharpest Male 18-29
    1768 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 3:23 pm
    I do it all the time, not because the song is corny, but because I feel like a dick if other people can here my music.
  17. Profile photo of EricWRN
    EricWRN Male 30-39
    590 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 3:43 pm
    i don`t get it :(
  18. Profile photo of a1butcher
    a1butcher Male 40-49
    4813 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 3:54 pm
    Ear buds made me 1/2 deaf. Damn them and Damn Metal.
  19. Profile photo of JNAtheDUDE
    JNAtheDUDE Male 13-17
    203 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:28 pm
    I do this, too. Is that bad?

    Only it`s not corny songs; it`s Daft Punk.
  20. Profile photo of lllBorislll
    lllBorislll Male 18-29
    443 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:31 pm
    f- it... I listen to everything loud... f- the haters :D
  21. Profile photo of Ace_Mazta
    Ace_Mazta Male 13-17
    699 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:36 pm
    what the dratk is this poot
  22. Profile photo of peloos12
    peloos12 Male 18-29
    3825 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:47 pm
    LOL I do this all the time. This makes me feel so much better about it. I thought I was the one who did it, but I kind of do it no matter what song it is.
  23. Profile photo of opiebreath
    opiebreath Female 18-29
    15784 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:50 pm
    I don`t know if I have freak ears or what, but I have yet to find ear buds that fit in my ears without seriously hurting after like 3 minutes.
  24. Profile photo of starshimmer
    starshimmer Female 18-29
    331 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:52 pm
    i do this too *shame*
  25. Profile photo of pui
    pui Female 18-29
    3575 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 4:57 pm
    @opiebreath I used to have that problem too. The earphones that came with my iPod were the worst because they were too big and kept popping out of my ears! I have to buy earbuds that come with detachable caps and different size options so I can attach the smallest ones lol.
  26. Profile photo of piiink1
    piiink1 Female 13-17
    179 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 5:19 pm
    I dont care if other people know what Im listening to, but I do worry if at some point I had started singing along
  27. Profile photo of keith2
    keith2 Male 18-29
    2587 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 5:33 pm
    If you put apple ipod earbuds in your ear top end first with the speaker grill part facing outwards and the top holes facing your ear canal, they don`t sound so shxtty anymore. Great bass from those lil piece of crap earbuds now. I look silly all day at work wearing them like that, but I`ll never wear them the regular way again. And I dunno if my ears are too small or too big but they actually fit better this way and don`t fall out as much.
  28. Profile photo of darkgear6
    darkgear6 Male 70 & Over
    1378 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 5:40 pm
    What a crap comic
  29. Profile photo of DiegoDeFuego
    DiegoDeFuego Male 18-29
    241 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 5:52 pm
    My right ear coexists perfectly with earbuds. My left ear, however, is in constant rebellion.
  30. Profile photo of Lionhart2
    Lionhart2 Male 40-49
    8311 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 5:54 pm
    Same hear Opie, I always buy this type:

    Bonus is that you can fall asleep with them in and no matter how hard your head presses against the pillow, they don`t drill a hole in your ear overnight.
  31. Profile photo of xXamwxxXx
    xXamwxxXx Male 18-29
    285 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 6:07 pm
    haha, Ive done this many times, especially when I was in jail. Dont want people to know im bumpin Lady Gaga`s Lovegame in my headphones.
  32. Profile photo of discoxd
    discoxd Male 18-29
    58 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 7:00 pm
    skullcandy skullcrushers ftw
  33. Profile photo of Tonyjet
    Tonyjet Male 18-29
    3299 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 7:29 pm
    i got some iphone in-ear headphones with the microphone from ebay for like 25 bucks...
  34. Profile photo of Concetra
    Concetra Male 18-29
    2051 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 8:34 pm
    I use these

  35. Profile photo of drummer124
    drummer124 Male 18-29
    35 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 9:05 pm
    Dr. Dre Beats :)
  36. Profile photo of xtreme_dude
    xtreme_dude Male 18-29
    1373 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 9:06 pm
    Skull candys are good, but waaaaaaaay too overpriced.
  37. Profile photo of FeistyAni
    FeistyAni Female 18-29
    106 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 9:27 pm
    I`ve been known to check my skull candys like this... o.o
  38. Profile photo of Max13007
    Max13007 Male 18-29
    200 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 9:37 pm
    dude yes. i do that all the time in class ha
  39. Profile photo of marissameows
    marissameows Female 18-29
    171 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 9:51 pm
    pahaha i do that too
  40. Profile photo of DarkFerret
    DarkFerret Male 18-29
    2751 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 10:13 pm
    idc if people can hear my music
  41. Profile photo of bluegaze5
    bluegaze5 Female 18-29
    62 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 10:31 pm
    dude, skull candy`s are OVER RATED. I would go through at least 2 pairs a year. I finally broke down and bought some Bose ear buds..the sound is epic and they are so well made. The way the ear bud fits in is my only complaint on those :)
  42. Profile photo of bluegaze5
    bluegaze5 Female 18-29
    62 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 10:33 pm
    These are mine :) :)

  43. Profile photo of robotobunneh
    robotobunneh Female 18-29
    265 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 10:55 pm
    I have to say bluegaze5, Bose are pretty epic. My brother has the big sound cancelling ones (like the headphones opposed to earbuds) and I like to borrow them to game because it feels like zombies are actually attacking >:E
  44. Profile photo of baileyabb
    baileyabb Female 18-29
    896 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 11:09 pm
    Skull Candy works just fine for me. They`re great...but they def can be heard. btw; that comic was lame.
  45. Profile photo of Allenthing
    Allenthing Male 18-29
    34 posts
    May 28, 2010 at 11:31 pm
    I do this all the time on the train!
  46. Profile photo of Nidonemo
    Nidonemo Male 18-29
    9312 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 12:04 am
    I never enjoyed the feeling of earbuds, they hurt after wearing them for a while. I like the ear-encasing headphones better, or the ones with round pads. Sure they`re bulky but it`s more comfortable.
  47. Profile photo of Swaywithme
    Swaywithme Female 18-29
    3696 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 12:36 am
    I love skullcandy! Mine broke about 5 months after I got them for christmas and they said send them in if it`s from obvious wear and tear, we`ll give you a 50% off coupon and if not, we`ll replace them. *gots free headphones!)

  48. Profile photo of fabarati
    fabarati Male 18-29
    1240 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 1:24 am
    Meh, Bose are pretty overrated as well. I HAD Shure SE430s (which are either overrated or underrated, depending on who`s listening, but I kinda lost them. So now I`m looking at Westone UM3X.
  49. Profile photo of Kanashto
    Kanashto Male 18-29
    500 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 1:26 am
    there are the in-ear headphones which make like a suction effect. they are cool you can feel the bass good
  50. Profile photo of GothicQueen
    GothicQueen Male 13-17
    4376 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 2:03 am
    I personally don`t care who hears my music. I`m not ashamed of any of it.
  51. Profile photo of Chojiro
    Chojiro Male 18-29
    247 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 3:13 am
    No one ever complained when I turned volume up max. I listen to death metal, black metal etc. Who the hell hates that anyway?
  52. Profile photo of badname_001
    badname_001 Female 18-29
    130 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 3:34 am
    Hah! Wandering around drunk last night I go to a corner store to grab some water, behind me was a guy who was very obviously trying far too hard to hide the fact that he was listening to beyonce`s all the single ladies.

    I laughed much too hard :(
  53. Profile photo of PsychGeek
    PsychGeek Female 18-29
    1798 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 6:02 am
    @ Chojiro:

    I hate it. :P but, whatever floats your boat.
  54. Profile photo of Loew
    Loew Female 40-49
    68 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 6:05 am
    A friend of mine caught her husband getting down to "My Humps". She says you haven`t lived till you`ve heard your husband singing about his `lovely lady lumps`.
  55. Profile photo of pui
    pui Female 18-29
    3575 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 6:56 am
    @Chojiro me. Franky though, I don`t care what you`re listening to, I just don`t want to hear it.
  56. Profile photo of bluegaze5
    bluegaze5 Female 18-29
    62 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 7:02 am
    @robotobunneh - I wanted to get those bigguns too but i just wasn`t quite ready to drop 300-400 bucks. That`s an investment that i will be saving for :) :)
  57. Profile photo of howlingwolf
    howlingwolf Male 18-29
    1351 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 8:23 am
    I still use the cheap IPod headphones. Ehh, whatever...
  58. Profile photo of memoryburner
    memoryburner Male 13-17
    132 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 8:32 am
    I do that in class all the time
  59. Profile photo of strivejaylen
    strivejaylen Male 18-29
    196 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 9:51 am
    i was once walking through my campus libarray looking for people awesoem enough for me to know, and told one guy his music was to loud
    then again i mostly listen to my music on a 5/32 lol
    10/32 if outside
  60. Profile photo of KeePay
    KeePay Male 18-29
    494 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 9:57 am
    Whoever invented ear buds was someone who hated ears. No matter how expensive they are, they always make my ears hurt after 10 minutes` use. That`s why I love my oversized foam headphones.
  61. Profile photo of Max_Normal
    Max_Normal Male 30-39
    501 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 11:34 am
    Ear bugs are why sometimes some people get decapitated on buses.
  62. Profile photo of 17945
    17945 Male 18-29
    725 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 12:25 pm
    I use...wait, nobody gives a damn.
  63. Profile photo of BenTheBug
    BenTheBug Male 18-29
    1195 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 5:16 pm
    If I listen to music in public I start getting paranoid because I can`t hear what`s going on and start thinking people are conspiring against me.
  64. Profile photo of Gerbear
    Gerbear Female 18-29
    1186 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 5:34 pm
    Not funny. Must`ve missed something.
  65. Profile photo of tashabby
    tashabby Female 18-29
    3 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 7:32 pm
  66. Profile photo of NewYorkHippi
    NewYorkHippi Female 13-17
    151 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 7:37 pm
    i do that when i am listening to SHAGGY-MR BOMBTASTIC
  67. Profile photo of henryhendrix
    henryhendrix Male 30-39
    722 posts
    May 29, 2010 at 9:36 pm
    17945 - Hit the nail right on the head.
  68. Profile photo of han5nah
    han5nah Female 13-17
    735 posts
    May 30, 2010 at 11:52 pm
    tashabby: there is a button on your keyboard. it says `caps lock`. see it? do you see it there? push it, please. thanks!
  69. Profile photo of xXKaryXx
    xXKaryXx Female 13-17
    635 posts
    June 1, 2010 at 8:43 am
    i don`t get it

  70. Profile photo of Wounds
    Wounds Male 13-17
    27 posts
    June 1, 2010 at 9:20 am
    =P Well, that`s surely truth, the other day I was listening to one of Olivia Lufkin`s song, and some friends were like, dude, what`s this squealing, and i was as: Humm... Music maybe? *turns volume down*, well, metal is my imagetype, so I can`t blame them
  71. Profile photo of Dark_Soloist
    Dark_Soloist Male 13-17
    55 posts
    June 1, 2010 at 11:20 pm
    ... I do that. >.>

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