Originally Posted by stevem
Dude, asking people's opinions on a topic that is inherently subjective (i.e. what sounds good to someone) and then demanding quantifiable proof is specious at best. You are not going to change anyone else's minds concerning what is good for them, so why are you even bothering? I suggest that you find your own answers to your questions rather then being nothing more then argumentative here. Furthermore, your evident spoofing someone else's identity who apparently has some fame in the audio industry for reasons yet disclosed is rather curious.
With the high end everything is subjective since they are not interested in what sounds best.