Want to Hear the Most Annoying Sound in the World?

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Professor Trevor Cox of Salford University in England has released the results of an online acoustics experiment that involved over 1 million volunteers to determine, amongst other things, the worst sound in the world. I won’t spoil it, just listen. Maybe this will keep that pesky associate away from your cubicle for five minutes.
Other items on the list of worst sounds included microphone feedback, multiple babies crying, general scraping, chalkboard scraping, multiple babies scraping into hot microphones and your Blackberry past 7:00pm on a Friday.
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