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Whisper in my ear; I’ll follow you anywhere

Southern Belles apparently have the sexiest accent around. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)

Which part of America has the sexiest accents? It’s an important question, which is why the online dating site conducted poll to determine which American accent is the most irresistible.

New Yorkers? How about New England? Maybe Midwest? California?

Nope, sorry none of those.’s poll of 2,000 men and women and found that 36 percent think it’s the South where you find the sexiest accents.

And among men 45 percent of men think Southern women are irresistible.

And yet only 28 percent of women said they found men with Southern accents to be attractive.

Dave gathered up a few samples, which accents to you like best? Take a listen:

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Dave Ross

Dave Ross hosts the Morning News on KIRO Radio weekdays from 5-9 a.m. Dave has won the national Edward R. Murrow Award for writing five times since he started at KIRO Radio in 1978.


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