Phone--left or right side of head?

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  1. Thi Them

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    Do you talk with the phone on the left or right side of your head?
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    Switch-hitter. My arms don't get tired so much as my ear gets hot and starts hurting.
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    Left. I can't hear well out of my right ear at all.
     
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    I'm with Bruce... I switch when my ear warms up. [​IMG]
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    Usually right.
     
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    Since I use a headset at work, I would have to say Left automatically. At home, Left then switching is the norm.
     
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    Right
     
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    Interesting, I never thought about this. I always hold the phone to my left ear. The right feels absolutely strange.
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    Left, every single time. And I have absolutely no idea why this is! [​IMG]
     
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    Left, because my right hand writes.
     
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    Left - it's my better ear.
     
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    Left as well, and I'm right handed. So do left-handed people always put the phone on their right ear? [​IMG]
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    Right. I hear perfectly in both ears, but I'm very right handed, and the phone in my less coordinated left hand just doesn't feel right. If it's a long conversation, however, I'll switch the the left.
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    Jason: I'm left handed and, as I mentioned earlier, keep the phone on the left side of my head. I only switch sides during lengthy conversations...if I need to jot something down, I just scrunch the phone between my left shoulder and my head while writing.
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    starts right
    switches sides on lengthy conversations or if i have to reach for something (because i'm right handed and it's hard to keep it up against your head with no hands while moving)
     
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    Left. I hear better out of my left ear...
     
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    Left handed and left eared [​IMG]
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    I have right ear dominance, left eye dominance, left hand dominance, right leg dominance, this unfortunately results in a very funny bent walk, lean to the right, with my toes to the wind....
     

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