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Classical Music as Teen Repellant Backfires

Posted at 2:09 AM on June 9, 2009 by Gillian Martin

Maybe you've seen various stories over the years about stores, bus stations, etc., using loud classical music to deter rowdy teens from loitering.

A shop in Scotland tried that tactic, and found to their dismay that the kids liked the music. Maybe concert halls should try it?