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Poll Results: What is your favorite non-computer related hobby?

Poll expired: Aug 3, 2011  
  • 20% (231)
    Playing/Watching Sports
  • 24% (282)
    Music
  • 4% (50)
    Photography
  • 9% (104)
    Movies
  • 1% (22)
    Performing Arts
  • 18% (210)
    Cars
  • 2% (31)
    Literature
  • 2% (29)
    Arts and crafts
  • 2% (24)
    Collecting
  • 11% (135)
    Outdoor/nature activities
  • 2% (31)
    Traveling
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post #121 of 552
Definitely music, I've been playing the trumpet for about 7 years now and the baritone for 2.5 years.
    
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post #122 of 552
Not really up there, I voted music, but that doesn't really explain it.

Audiophilia, and headphone hi-fi. It's such an addictive and engaging (and expensive ) hobby, and I love both the music and the gear equally. The journey from $20 headphones that I thought sounded good to a system that is worth quite a bit more than my computer was has been amazing, and I've met some good friends along the way. I've more or less moved on from overclocking and PC gaming (sold my desktop) and hi-fi has completely swallowed my interests.
post #123 of 552
Music!!! Drummers rock the hardest!!!!
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post #124 of 552
Music

love spazing out to a good tune
post #125 of 552
For me, it's music in general.

Playing(guitar/bass/drums/clarinet), recording, producing, performing, listening.
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post #126 of 552
Paintball.
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post #127 of 552
Paintball, it's as expensive as computers if not more. I enjoy shooting people in a safe and still somewhat painful way.
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post #128 of 552
Music, by far.

I enjoy a few aspects of the business - I play tuba with 2 ensembles, conducted a third, record those groups and several small ensembles within them, and build/tweak audio gear. Eventually, I'd hope to be involved in the design of that hardware. I'd also consider myself an audiophile, so needless to say it is quite the cash cow of it's own.

I probably spend more time in music related activities than with computer-related ones. (Wait - I'm a member at OCN - nevermind. )
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post #129 of 552
where is the dreaming about my pc option in the polls?
post #130 of 552
My vote isn't really up there. I spose it'd be "music".

But I'm into audio "equipment" moreso than music. I LOVE building my ultimate home theater setup, and my ultimate car audio setups. I know I'll never afford them again (already HAD a $12,000 car system)....but it never hurts to dream .
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