May 17, 2018 7:53 pm
Updated: May 22, 2018 10:56 pm

Trump, White House staffers weigh in on ‘Laurel/Yanny’ debate in humorous video

WATCH: Trump on Yanny/Laurel debate: 'I hear covfefe'


The White House waded into the popular debate over the Yanny/Laurel audio file in a tweet on Thursday.

“It’s Laurel. But I could deflect and divert to Yanny, if you need me to,” said White House adviser Kellyanne Conway.

READ MORE: Step aside ‘Laurel/Yanny’ — ‘Brainstorm or Green Needle’ is the internet’s latest aural mystery

Trump himself weighed in on the debate, which illustrates how people hear audio frequencies differently.

WATCH: Man behind voice in ‘Laurel/Yanny’ debate calls it ‘very funny’

“I hear covfefe,” he said, poking fun at a tweet of his that went viral in which he misspelled a word.

© 2018 Reuters

Report an error


Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.