RE: selecting a microphone (and then straying off topic)

Subject: RE: selecting a microphone (and then straying off topic)
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2009 14:21:14 -0500

Dave's apparently testing our archive retrieval speed. There's an
exchange from TECHWR-L in May 2005 where Rob Domaschuk teased Dave for
writing "suing" instead of "using."

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Downing, David
> Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 1:58 PM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: Re: selecting a microphone (and then straying off topic)
> The technique I learned for avoiding popped Ps and hissed Ss
> was to hold the mike to the side of your mouth instead of
> directly in front of it.
> That also avoids any other explosive-type noises when you exhale.
> One other nasty situation I ran into once was a person who
> was suing a microphone, but who was apparently accustomed to
> addressing large audiences without the benefit of a
> microphone. She pretty much blasted everybody right off to the moon.

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