Sorry team Yanny, Laurel is dominating on Google.
The great Yanny vs. Laurel debate exploded on Tuesday after a recording of a computer-generated voice started office fights around the world. The voice appears to be saying one word, and no one can agree if it’s saying “laurel” or “yanny.”
Listen for yourself here:
While the internet seems pretty divided on whether they hear the word yanny or laurel, Google Trends shared that searches for laurel are way above yanny in every area of the United States. This doesn’t necessarily mean more people are hearing laurel, but it’s still interesting that it’s higher considering yanny is the first word on the Instagram poll that’s been floating around with the audio. Read more…