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Song Parodies -> "Run in '8"

Original Song Title:

"Runaway"

Original Performer:

Del Shannon

Parody Song Title:

"Run in '8"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

As I talk along, I blunder, it comes out wrong.
I'm a dunce, a putz who sounds like Kong.
And as I still talk on, I can't untangle my tongue.
I blather, my parts of speech unsprung.

I'm a-squawkin' in my reign;
I'm a squallin', causin' aural pain.
Wishin' you couldn't hear me,
You endure misery,
And I blunder, I blah-blah-blah-blah-blunder,
Lie, lie, lie, lie, lie, lie--mendacious bray.
And I plunder wherewithal away.
I can't run in '08.
But maybe a worse fate awaits:
That dipsh*t Frist waits at the gate.

[Intercessional interlude, then repeat second verse]

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Pacing: 4.6
How Funny: 4.2
Overall Rating: 4.2

Total Votes: 5

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alvin rhodes - May 27, 2005 - Report this comment
5s for 8
Rick C - May 27, 2005 - Report this comment
What's next, "Tell Laura I Stutter"? 555
Michael Pacholek - May 27, 2005 - Report this comment
No, "Hats Off to Barry."
Johnny D - May 28, 2005 - Report this comment
HAR

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