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Response to air_pirate (Reply #220)

Sun Feb 19, 2012, 02:22 PM

222. Right now, Sunday morning at 11:17 a.m., there is some sort of aircraft

making loud noises overhead -- and I live over 20 miles from LAX and far from the flight path from the other airports in the area.

The noise pollution in our city is unhealthy. And apparently the citizens of Los Angeles can't do a thing about it.

No wonder our children do not do well in school. The planes and helicopters and who-knows-what drone in their ears almost all day.

On top of that we have ice cream trucks with electronic noise coming from them, leaf-blowers and the sounds of trucks, motorcycles and cars -- constantly.

This may seem petty to you, but the fact is that much of the unhealthy stress of our modern life is due to the flood of mechanical and electronic noise in which we are drowning ourselves. Military helicopters flying at low altitudes over our city should not be permitted.

I'm sure it's great fun to be up there, but those noisy beasts bring misery to those of us down here -- even though we grow used to it and do not acknowledge it. The noise is very wearing on our psyches and bodies.

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