As the internet debate raged about whether an audio file was saying ‘ Yanni’ or ‘Laurel,’ Marlee Matlin settled the question once and for all with this single tweet:

Turns out, there are no wrong answers since we have discovered that the audio file was actually both words overlapped — yanni at a higher frequency and laurel at a lower — and that most brains could only concentrate on one or the other. Clever.



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