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In a message dated 97-12-11 23:40:19 EST, Eric writes:
>On December 4, 1997 the Citizens' Coalition Against Noise was
>renamed to NoiseWatch
Actually, I liked the old name better. It says exactly what
your advocacy is. You are against noise. "Noise Watch"
strikes me as kind of vague and ambiguous. Exactly how
does anyone go about "watching" that which is heard but
One of the problems of our times is reduced attention spans
for digesting the written word. This I believe is related to the
dependency on noise-making devices such as stereos and
TVs. In this context, the fact that you decided you had to
reduce the number of words in your organization's name by
50%, in order to have a chance of going over with the public,
is sad indeed.
-- Michael Wright
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