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Song Parodies -> "Remote or TiVo"

Original Song Title:

"Falling Slowly"

Original Performer:

Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova

Parody Song Title:

"Remote or TiVo"

Parody Written by:


The Lyrics

I don't want it
But I got it
All the ads for that
Ads they bore me
And bore through me
Now it's time to act
Most of those products, no doubt,
Will put a huge dent
In checking accounts

Get TV remote or a TiVo
It's muting time!
Lower that voice, reduce the noise
It's quiet now

Absolutely, ads annoy me
Throw me off my track
Gizmos--ahem! Now erase them
While I get a snack
I have suffered enough
Of Mad. Avenue's bluff
And now I have won

Get TV remote or a TiVo
It's muting time!
No more stinkin' ploys to buy more toys
We skip them now

No more drug ad bloat, Geico Gecko
Or Intel chime
No more urgent voice, freedom from choice
It's what I want
Mac or PC? Coke or Pepsi?
Just move along.
Copyright 2008, Agrimorfee. A nod to Devo's "Freedom Of Choice" is acknowledged. Back to our program.

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Peregrin - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
I don't know it Agri, but the read was clear to follow - good job :)
Agrimorfee - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
Thanks Per! You might know this better as the hit song from the movie Once:
AFW - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
I'll take the remote..Tivo, too high tech...
littleTIVOcakes - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
Sir Agree, Best lines " Coke or Pepsi " I have abstained from TV since the 90's, when they cancelled by favorite show, ~MoonLighting~ ! TV or TIVO are no temptation for me, Sir.
Below Average Dave - July 10, 2008 - Report this comment
PC. . . Pepsi. . .TV Remote. . .Don't know the OS by reads very well, you have such interesting taste in music Agri, that is admirable. . .

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