Big Names are ALL over-promisers if not outright deceivers and liars — Testing double-A batteries: dollar stores vs. major brands (Marketplace)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3nd-OvhPwg Best value is from ‘off-brand’ alkaline batteries.   5-cent “eco-fee” typical.

Why Gen Z Doesn’t Care About Music – one opinion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ag4iFa6E_yY   Great comments: If you want to know why kids don’t enjoy music, listen to the subtractions of MP3 recording from source material (on vinyl, or 24b CD, or OGG/VORBIS). Half the song removed by the digital compression, resulting in a beautiful looking cake that has no nourishment and tastes (sounds) thin and unsatisfying. … Read more