In the December "As We See It" article, AD bemoans the lack "un-stupid-looking, high-efficiency speakers"... Art, have you ever heard of Paul W. Klipsch? If so, you may even recall that he started a little speaker company down in Hope, Arkansas about sixty years ago or so. And Klipsch LLC still seems to be doing pretty well for itself, as far as I can tell, and if you are really interested in normal looking horn speakers, you ought to check them out. They have models from less than a couple of hundred bucks per pair all the way up to the new Palladium series, whose top model lists for $20,000/pr. Many of their speakers will even sing with those little tube amps you like!