Weird Al is back

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  1. cycloneworld

    cycloneworld Facebook Knows All

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    So far he's released Word Crimes (Blurred Lines), Foil (Royals), and Tacky (Happy). Pretty entertaining, especially if you grew up liking Weird Al.

    [video=youtube;w-0TEJMJOhk]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-0TEJMJOhk[/video]
     
  2. cycloneworld

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    [video=youtube;XsWo8apgLys]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsWo8apgLys[/video]
     
  3. cycloneworld

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    [video=youtube;8Gv0H-vPoDc]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Gv0H-vPoDc[/video]

    I think everyone on CF needs to study this one!
     
  4. 3TrueFans

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    Not gonna lie, I don't find him near as amusing as I did when I was 10.
     
  5. bawbie

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    They are all great, but the Word Crimes one I find to be especially awesome.
     
  6. Farnsworth

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    I thought all 3 of those were pretty good.
     
  7. QCCyclone

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    Word Crimes one is great, very clever. He actually shows a lot of intelligence in many of his songs; not sure if he writes all of his own music but he has to be a pretty smart guy.
     
  8. Freebird

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    Love the Alanis Morissette reference. Ironic? Um, no. None of the stuff you listed is ironic in any way. That song makes me want to punch stuff.
     
  9. Clonefan32

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    I had a teacher in middle school that used that song to teach the meaning of irony. American public schools, people.
     
  10. mj4cy

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    Wasn't there only one thing that is actually ironic in her song?



    ANd I love that Weird Al is doing one song a day for 8 days.
     
  11. Clonefan32

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    I can't even think of one thing that would be ironic...just a bunch of unfortunate events.
     
  12. mj4cy

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    Top Five Weird Al parodies (no including this brand new stuff)

    1. Fat
    2. Amish Paradise
    3. White and Nerdy
    4. Smells Like Nirvana
    5. Bedrock Anthem
     
  13. Freebird

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    Leaving Yoda off this list is a travesty. Shame on you.

     
  14. Daserop

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    lots of cameos in this.
     
  15. jay moe

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    Love Weird Al, those were great!
     
  16. Freebird

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    If I remember right, I think Weird Al once stated in an interview that he really really wanted to take Alanis out to see a movie with him.
     
  17. jay moe

    jay moe Well-Known Member

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    Where are "Eat It" and "Another One Rides the Bus"?
     
  18. cowgirl836

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    Word Crimes is great.
     
  19. Farnsworth

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    not a parody, but I remember LOVING "the night santa went crazy" as a kid. That and the Alternative Polka.
     
  20. mred

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    He writes everything himself (other than the music of the songs he parodies, of course).
     

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