Southie is so attractive.
That’s the takeaway from journey firm Huge 7’s survey of its 1.5 million social media followers, which discovered the Boston accent is the second “Sexiest Accent within the USA.”
“One in all America’s most imitated and parodied accents, Boston nearly comes out on prime of the nation’s sexiest accents,” Huge 7’s web site proclaims. “And sure, similar to Mahhhhk Wahlberg, locals actually do say ‘pahk yuh cahr in hahvuhd yahd.’ ”
Though the slow-drawl Texan accent truly snagged first-place honors, social media watchdogs had been hyper-focused on the truth that the distinctive “Good Will Searching” sound rated so excessive.
“Did a Boston accent write this?,” quipped comedian Blaine Capatch on Twitter, in response to NBC10 Boston’s protection of the designation.
“Even the Boston accent itself knew it couldn’t get away with first place,” actor-writer Andy Richter, of “Conan,” tweeted in response.
Fellow comedian Alyssa Limperis chimed in with, “I don’t use mouthwash I simply finish my day w/ a giant bowl a clam chowda.”
The place did New York Metropolis rank? As “some of the recognizable dialects in all of America,” we took third-place for what Huge 7 declared to be a sound that’s “quick and hyper-nasal, but fairly charming at occasions.”
The “Common American” accent ranked 32nd, with Huge 7 defining it because the “barely boring however properly inoffensive” one you’re almost definitely to listen to popping out of newscasters and speak present hosts. “Take heed to Stephen Colbert on The Late Present to listen to a primary instance.”
Lengthy Island landed on the backside of the heap, incomes the title of “America’s Least Sexiest Accent.”