The sexiest -- and least sexy -- accents in the United States have been ranked, and some accents from the tri-state have come in dead last. In a survey run by travel company Big 7 across its 1. But look, can they really disagree?
Another tri-state accent also came in at the bottom of the list. The New Jersey accent was ranked the second least-desirable accent in the country.
South Jerseyan? The Philly accent was ranked eighth sexiest in the nation.
Those with a general 'New York' accent had better luck, ranking third sexiest in the country. The study's authors noted New Yorkers spoke fast and were hypernasal, while using Baldwim vowels and short 'a's.
sext Bostonian was ranked as the second sexiest accent, while the Texan accent was voted the most desirable. Connecticut ranked 22nd, with Big 7 pointing out the accent is in between the New York and Boston accents, with its own added subtleties.
The "general American" accent was ranked 32nd on the list, with Big 7 defining it as the one you're most likely to hear on television -- Stephen Colbert being a prime example. Survey Pauly D and Alec Baldwin won't be happy.
Published Tuesday, May 14, What to Know 50 United States accents have been ranked, and two tri-state accents came Fun tonight please friends with bennies dead last, while the Texan accent ranked the 'sexiest' The Long Island accent was ranked the least sexy accent in the United States, and the New Jersey accent was ranked second-worst The study was conducted among a sample from a travel website's 1.
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