This New Yanny/Laurel Audio Clip Has The Whole World Confused

Yanny and Laurel

If you don’t live under the rock, you might have heard the weird audio clip circulating on the internet. While the audio has a single word being spoken again and again the world of internet is divided between Yanny and Laurel. Meanwhile everyone is convinced that it is 2018 version of “the dress”.

So let’s hear the Yanny and Laurel clip first.

Background of the clip.

On May 11, Katie Hetzel, a freshman at Flowery Branch High School in Georgia, was studying world literature. She came across the word, “Laurel” and looked it up on to play the audio. Although she typed in “Laurel” she heard “Yanny” instead. She got confused and started asking her friends while all of them heard different words. She then posted it on her Instagram.

Meanwhile, some Redditt user picked it up and posted on his account. Afterwards, what mostly happens on the internet, it spread like wildfire. It got more popularity though when a popular YouTuber, Cloe Feldman posted it on her Twitter.

Laurel GIF by DeRay Davis - Find & Share on GIPHY

Laurel GIF by DeRay Davis - Find & Share on GIPHY

Yanny and Laurel audio has divided the world.

Everybody has opinions about it and wants to join the debate. Experts are sharing their valued expertise while people are fighting over it. Friends are becoming enemies and enemies are coming closer. In short, everybody is losing their shit.

This dude has way too much time on his hands.

While the debate was going on, internet comedians and meme makers did not waste time.

He has predicted the future.

This is all of us right now.

You gotta pick a side.

Doctor Strange is confused too.

You cannot trust anyone.

While everybody else was busy, this dude has found a solution to avoid idiots at work.

This looks like a blockbuster.

It is getting out of hand. Although we are loving the memes!

Even the celebrities weighed in on Yanny and Laurel debate.

Ellen DeGeneres had to stop shooting midway.

Meanwhile, Chrissy Teigen has chosen a side.

Emmy Rossum shared her thoughts.

Even Yanni joined in!

Although we must say Marlee Matlin wins the internet with this tweet. She’s the only deaf performer who has won an Oscar.

Our Verdict.

Although everyone is spending some their precious time on this audio clip so are we. Our team discussed it too and although we tried, there is no unanimous answer. Some people hear Yanny while others hear Laurel!

What have you been hearing? Tell us in the comments.

Written by Mehak Zahra

31 year old mother of a boy. Lover of films, books, words, history, art, nature, stories. Dreamer and a very flawed person.

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