Yanny or Laurel? The origin of the divisive audio clip

Yanny or Laurel? The origin of the divisive audio clip

AN audio snippet with just two syllables has ignited an internet meltdown, dividing social media users into staunchly opposed camps: do you hear “Yanny” or “Laurel?” But how did we get here? The collective sensory experiment causing a Twitter tizzy mushroomed from a short audio clip originally published by a …

Laurel or yanny: What’s the origin of the audio clip that’s dividing opinion?

Laurel or yanny: What’s the origin of the audio clip that’s dividing opinion?

Updated May 17, 2018 11:24:18 Photo: We can blame Vocabulary.com for this. (NBC) Productivity around the world took a massive dive yesterday as people started debating whether they could hear the word “yanny” or “laurel” in a four-second audio clip which took over the internet. It’s #TheDress all over again. …