iPod Hearing Damage Lawsuit

American Voices ISSUE 42•07 Feb 15, 2006

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Apple, claiming that iPods have the potential to cause hearing damage. What do you think?

  • “I don't know if it causes hearing damage, but the ability to listen discreetly to White Lion has done major damage to my musical taste.”

    Cait Farrell –
    Teacher

  • “This is like when no one warned me my gas bill could skyrocket by turning up my thermostat all the way.”

    Ryan Donnelson –
    Camp Counselor

  • “Doesn't matter. The only thing I use my ears for is to listen to my iPod.”

    Andrew J. Friedenthal –
    Systems Analyst