BTW, I found this today:
Do check it out. This is the best thing I've heard yet when it comes to comparing lossless vs. lossy audio formats. There's a reason I rip at high bit rates - I can definitely hear the difference and I'm glad I've proved it to myself instead of continually wondering "is this just something else I'm retardedly pretentious about, or is this a real thing?"
Oh, and don't bother with the DVD of The Fountain. The first fifteen minutes are so dark you can't actually see them on a properly calibrated TV - even in the dark. Feh.