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%/~:...... A  COOL   ENOUGH   SONY  WALKMAN  CALLED ......:~/%
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@@£&%/~:.. IT'S  BATTERY POWERED (TWO AA BATTERIES) ..:~/%&£@@
@£&%/~:... AND HAS A MICROPHONE. IT DOES  FEATURE A ...:~/%&£@
£&%/~:.... SPEED HOLE BUT  IT'S HIDDEN BENEATH  ITS ....:~/%&£
&%/~:.....                  SHELL.                  .....:~/%&
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~:........ FRONT.  BUT ISN'T THAT A MAGNET CLOSE TO ........:~
:.........               THE TAPE? YES              .........:
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..........             ## IS IT GOOD ##             ..........
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.......... WELL.  IT HAS SOME VERY REAL COMPRESSION ..........
.......... GOING  ON  SO  CLOSE VOX AND  OTHER HIGH ..........
:......... VOLUME  THINGS ARE  VERY CRISP  AND WITH .........:
~:........ KIND  OF  LOW  NOISE.  BUT  WHEN THERE'S ........:~
/~:....... MORE  OF AN AMBIENCE,  ALL  YOU HEAR  IS .......:~/
%/~:......          HISS AND MOTOR NOISE.           ......:~/%
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£&%/~:.... DENOISING TECHNIQUES ARE SIMPLE. ACTUAL  ....:~/%&£
@£&%/~:... DENOISING FOR  THE NOISE,  AND  MAYBE AN ...:~/%&£@
@@£&%/~:..            EQ FOR THE MOTOR.             ..:~/%&£@@
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@@£&%/~:.. ##     WHAT     IS     IT     FOR     ## ..:~/%&£@@
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£&%/~:.... I USE IT FOR TALKING  TO WHEN I'M DRUNK. ....:~/%&£
&%/~:..... IT  DOES   THIS  VERY  GOOD.  THE  PAUSE .....:~/%&
%/~:...... BUTTON IS  A SMALL STOP, THE STOP BUTTON ......:~/%
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.......... WHEN UNPAUSING, RECORDING BEGINS BEFORE  ..........
.......... THE ENGINE IS  FULLY SPUN UP,  RESULTING ..........
.......... IN   A   NICE  SWOOP   BEING   RECORDED. ..........
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:......... IT    MADE   ME    BUY   A    VHS    CAM .........:
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£&%/~:....        REST IN PIECES, LITERALLY         ....:~/%&£
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@@£&%/~:..          : MAY TWENTY FIFTEEN :          ..:~/%&£@@
#@@£&%/~:.                  . TO .                  .:~/%&£@@#
@@£&%/~:..         ~ JULY TWENTY EIGHTEEN ~         ..:~/%&£@@
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£&%/~:....       SUPERSEDED BY THE TCM TWENTY       ....:~/%&£
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