A Billion Hearing Issues
Now that Ebola seems to be fading, the World Health Organization, being the “this-is-bad-for-you” busybodies that it is (and often with very good reasons) has issued another dire health warning. This time it has to do with the billion young people whose music is JUST TOO DAMN LOUD. It estimates that between half of those between 12 and 25 in middle- and upper-income countries are in danger because they operate their music players and phones at volume levels higher than they should. Another 40%...