In today’s lunch links: a new ‘Newsroom’ trailer, accents around the world, and the least captivating webcam ever.
One British study found that goats’ vocal behavior changes over time, becoming more similar to their social surroundings.
Forget about ditching that Southern accent. William Labov, a professor of linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania, says regional accents may actually be getting stronger and more pronounced. There’s been no better time to …
Well that’s one way to acquire an accent.
Wednesday’s links geek out and bust a move.
Twenty-four different voices might qualify for a personality disorder. But for this British lad, it’s just 24th nature.