Noise cancelling headphones - Re: The Newly Inaugurated "Most In Need of Positivity" Award

Adrian Howard adrianh at
Wed Apr 11 10:22:07 BST 2007

On 10 Apr 2007, at 23:10, David Cantrell wrote:

> John Costello wrote:
>> On Tue, 10 Apr 2007, Adrian Howard wrote:
>>> When I have the energy I find my patent pending "fat bloke  
>>> sitting  next to you and singing" technique works remarkably well.
>> What do you do when the kids and f**ckers join in your singing?
> Obviously the trick is to find something that they won't like or  
> know. Or something that you won't mind them joining in with.  Most  
> of Gilbert & Sullivan would be appropriate, I think.

I find show tunes work well. You can't hang tough with your mobile  
with somebody singing "You Can't Get  A Man With A Gun" beside you.  
Especially when the person singing can't remember half the words :-)


More information about the mailing list