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Old 07-12-2013, 03:46 PM - Thread Starter
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Old 07-12-2013, 06:20 PM
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"After silence, that which best expresses the inexpressible, is music" - Aldous Huxley
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RIP, love him or hate him his company bought music to the masses. Nothing wrong with that.
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Godspeed! Not the biggest fan of Bose but the 901 left some early awe impressions and the company certainly had impact. I acknowledge the impact he had on audio.

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Looking beyond the Lifestyle series, it's clear Bose knew how to make excellent sound. I have to admit that even the V35 sounds very good. He obviously achieved great things in his life.
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Couple years ago he gave majority stock of Bose Corp to his alma mater (MIT) to use as a steady stream of funds for education and research.
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He was a pioneer and an educator...RIP
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