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Song Parodies -> "Sludged Blue Sea"

Original Song Title:

"1-2-3"

Original Performer:

Len Barry

Parody Song Title:

"Sludged Blue Sea"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

Sludged blue sea—that’s how oilementary it’s gonna be;
C’mon, let’s foul it up, it’s easy (it’s so easy),
Like puttin’ slag heaps in a bay clean.

Hey, BP, foulin’ it up with goo is
Greasin’ the sea (greasin’ the sea),
And you can goo the slough;
It’s greasy (it’s so greasy),
Like puttin’ slag heaps in a bay “green.”

Bay sheened, there: pumpin’ hard—it mounts, gunk;
Bay’s sickly—it’s as greasy as guys
Who hard-sell for drillin’—now hearts, sunk,
As out spouts gunk, “Baby, drill”s now shy.

It’s not easy (when sea’s greasy),
Like puttin’ rags greased in a bay [pri]stine.

Gunky sludge up shoots (gunked with sludge are newts);
Well’s blown—the crude seeps, black oil roils;
Mountin’ are suits (mountain of suits).
So far, can’t fight it. . .
It’s so greasy (it’s so greasy),
Like putzes anglin’ for a bay breech.

Gunked blue sea (gunk-spewed sea)—
Gulf will be oiled for centuries (for centuries). . .
Pumps on—it’s fouling up, it’s greasy (it’s so greasy). . . .
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Lionel Mertens - May 05, 2010 - Report this comment
Pretty slick stuff here. 5's
SaucySeaLady - May 05, 2010 - Report this comment
. . . . not a good idea to "Set Sail" on the ~HMS SirSweaty~ CatpainBarrow . . . not until derOehlSpiel melts or floats away . . .
SaucySeaLady - May 05, 2010 - Report this comment
PS: PirateJack . . . that's me under the Barnacles, on the front of your pirateShip, guiding your crews, Sir ! all BaredBreasted in the fresh, salfty Sea-Air ! (B's if you please, BarryDearest . . . )
Lee - May 05, 2010 - Report this comment
True, and kinda sad. 5's.
Mark Scotti - May 06, 2010 - Report this comment
"Fliier up" shouldn't mean THE SEA!! Great One...

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