I agree there's two sides, one side who can prove they make no difference and one side that believes they do. I don't care how long a company has been in business, that has no relevance whatsoever. Monster will likely be around forever and they are the most successful snake oil sellers out there - bar none.
Anyhow I apologize this is a "Paradigm" thread and they don't sell speaker wire.
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