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World Cup officials deaf to vuvuzela complaints


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Poll: I have a volvo for sale-a (5 member(s) have cast votes)

What should they do with these so called trumpets ?

  1. Ban them. Those vuvuzelas are making me nuts. It's like listening to a beehive for 90 minutes. (2 votes [40.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 40.00%

  2. Keep them. These noise makers are a South African tradition. It's soccer dude. (3 votes [60.00%])

    Percentage of vote: 60.00%

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What the heck. Those horns have been in Oakland at the A's games for as long as I can remember. And they're every bit as annoying there.
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I tried watching a WC match over the weekend, and that constant annoying hum caused me to change the channel after about 5 minutes.
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The noise does not bother me, but then there is not much that does. I can understand that it bothers others, but a ban though that some are calling for would be a cultural affront.
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Ban? What's next? The World is trying to control everything.

Let them use them, let them be noisy, don't like it? This is one of the few times the MUTE button comes handy.
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