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Song Parodies -> "Like A Cock"

Original Song Title:

"Like A Rock"

Original Performer:

Bob Seger

Parody Song Title:

"Like A Cock"

Parody Written by:

Bob Gomez

The Lyrics

A song about the perils of self-importance. Dedicated to John.
Stood there boldly
Crowin’ in the sun
Around the barnyard
Watchin’ chickens run
The corn was tasty
My comb erect and long
Like a cock

I was grain-fed
Feathers debonair
Gave my daily share
The grass was green and
Love was in the air
Like a cock

My beak was pointy
My tail was dynamite
My craw was wobbly
My feet were pink and white
And I had six hens
And kept ‘em in my sight
Like a cock

Like a cock, hypervigilant and loud
Like a cock, standin’ tall above the crowd
Like a cock, I was puffy and proud
Like a cock

Then a hen madly raced
Through the fence’s narrow space--
Of course, I hustled to retrieve!
As I pecked and she squawked--
Stupid neighbor’s dog!
He killed with razor-like teeth!!!

Where’s my wings now?
Where'd they go?
Giblet sack--
I don't know--
I guess it’s no mystery now
Where they've gone…

I s’pose I should have stayed--
Now I'm bathed in a marinade!
As I remember the barnyard days
When I was tall,
Head and all…

Like a cock, ego incarnate
Like a cock, scurryin’ out the gate
Like a cock, stuffed upon a plate
Like a cock

Oh, like a cock, with herbs rubbed on my skin
Like a cock, roasted at 410
Like a cock, I’m coq au vin at din’
Like a cock
Oh, like a cock
©Bob Gomez 2009

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Pacing: 4.8
How Funny: 4.8
Overall Rating: 4.7

Total Votes: 11

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 5   10

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Tim Hall - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
It's about time this type of parody was done with this song. Excellent!
Hu's On First - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
Oh, it's the OTHER kind of cock? Funny nonetheless.
Mark Scotti - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
It's cackling 5's! Great job!
Poop pants - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
Loved it! And this 80s OS is a great song too. 555s from me!!!
Leo Keough - March 13, 2009 - Report this comment
This is one bonified great parody! Are you from New York? (Security Code = NY5)
Silver Power - March 14, 2009 - Report this comment
I echo Hu's comment. 5's
John Jenkins - March 14, 2009 - Report this comment
Very, very clever parody with excellent rhyming and and an excellent conclusion. But isn't it more accurate to say that the subject of the parody IS a c*** than is like a cock?
John Jenkins - March 14, 2009 - Report this comment
Interestingly, AmiRight's form editor added the *s the first time I used the c-word above, but not the second time.
Andria - March 15, 2009 - Report this comment
Great parody, Bob, and I too thought that the parody was about a sex organ rather than a rooster. 5s.
All the Johns in the World - March 16, 2009 - Report this comment
Hey, is this about us?
Bob Gomez - March 16, 2009 - Report this comment
Thanks, everybody for your kind comments. I had so much fun walking the line on this one, and it is to AmiRight's credit that the editors let it through. Great website, great OS. Bonified, heh-heh!

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