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Supporters

The cassette tape is an operable, relevant piece of musical artifice, capable of immediate, tangible editing and a warm sound not reproducible in any digital setting. The removal of the phrase is an affront to creators' and consumers' sensibilities and should be quickly remedied, as the technology is far from 'obsolete,' as the OED would have us believe.

Letter to
Oxford English Dictionary
I just signed the following petition addressed to: Oxford English Dictionary.

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Replace 'cassette player' in the OED.

The cassette tape is an operable, relevant piece of musical artifice, capable of immediate, tangible editing and a warm sound not reproducible in any digital setting. The removal of the phrase is an affront to creators' and consumers' sensibilities and should be quickly remedied, as the technology is far from 'obsolete,' as the OED would have us believe.
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Sincerely,