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Woman can't hear men's voices

Anyanka Bunny Slayer

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Black Thorn
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A woman woke up one morning and discovered that she couldn't hear men's voices. How awesome is that?! She can hear other women, but not men. 😃



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The voices of men cascade across news channels and IRL constantly, with a cacophony of misogyny and cat-calling hitting our eardrums day after day. But what if one day you woke up and you could no longer hear men speak?

It might sound like a pipe dream, but it happened to one woman in China, according to the Daily Mail. The woman, identified as Ms. Chen, went to bed one night after suffering from nausea and hearing ringing in her ears. The next morning, she couldn’t hear her boyfriend’s voice, or the voices of other men.

After quickly heading to the hospital, doctors attempted to decode Chen’s symptoms, which were reportedly the opposite of more common forms of hearing loss. “She was able to hear me when I spoke to her, but when a young male patient walked in, she couldn’t hear him at all,” ear, nose, and throat specialist Dr. Lin Xiaoqing said.

Xiaoqing diagnosed Chen with reverse-slope hearing loss or “low-frequency hearing loss,” a rare condition that cuts off deeper, lower-frequency sounds. The condition is so rare that only about one in nearly 13,000 patients with hearing problems experience it.
 
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If a man speaks in a forest and there isn't a woman around to hear him, is he still wrong?

I don't think this has anything to do with loss of low-frequency hearing because the information in speech is carried in the higher harmonics. This is a psychological problem of a woman identifying speech as male and rejecting it. A speech synthesis program that could be tuned to unisex speech would confirm it. Music with a lot of low-frequency sound would also prove whether this was an extreme hearing loss or identity politics causing hearing loss. A standard hearing test would also confirm sine wave frequency limits. I was a subject in an acoustics lab experiment in university and my hearing at the time was flat from 35 Hz to 17000 Hz and only down 6 db at 23000 Hz. I could hear the horizontal sweep in a TV at 15734 Hz and I could hear that it was not a sine wave which meant I had significant hearing at 31468 Hz. Her problem appears to be psychological.
 
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"Whispers" ..She cant hear you..

ILLYRIAN

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Should a man be unable to hear a woman's voice would he be thought of as the same as a woman who can't hear a man's voice : Lucky?
 

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What if I say something out loud, will the person who started this thread be able to hear me.
(We'll go into the considerations of if she'd want to hear me later).
 

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Sineya
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This is a psychological problem of a woman identifying speech as male and rejecting it.
Absolutely. How awesome is that! I'd refer not refer to it as a problem as such. Maybe a psychological protection. Her mind shutting out the drone before she snaps and damages something... Or someone. Amazing the way its all designed.

The voices of men cascade across news channels and IRL constantly, with a cacophony of misogyny and cat-calling hitting our eardrums day after day
This is a bit over the top.
 
Anyanka Bunny Slayer
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I didn't write that. Its a quote.
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