A Twitter post by Aaron Ximm, aka Quiet American:
listened to my 18-month-old daughter hone her pitch and tempo to sing along perfectly with a bleating car alarm. Childhood in the city…!
There’s scientific evidence that some birds follow highways, the way they once followed waterways (cell.com). So, it’s no surprise in a world increasingly permeated by electronic sound, that baby’s first word might, in fact, be “Beep.”
Originally at twitter.com/quiet.