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Song Parodies -> "I Love Gazelle and Gnu"

Original Song Title:

"I Put a Spell on You"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Screamin' Jay Hawkins

Parody Song Title:

"I Love Gazelle and Gnu"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

I love gazelle and gnu,
They taste so fine.

To get 'em dropped, I have to shoot,
Then they're lyin'
On the plain, lyin',

Meaning they don't stand up
When I've gunned 'em down. . .
Stuff 'em in my Caddie,
The Escalade I drive around town.

I love gazelle and gnu,
On which I dine.

I love gnu,
I love gnu,
I love gnu,
I love gnu, tastes like cow,
But want my share
Of gazellery;
I frown on sow.

Or deer meat!
My lunch? Gazelle and gnu.
They taste so fine.

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Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 4.8
Overall Rating: 4.8

Total Votes: 4

Voting Breakdown

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alvin rhodes - June 12, 2006 - Report this comment
the gazelle was funny on its own...doubly funny when you add something "gnu"
AFW - June 12, 2006 - Report this comment
Venison of AmiRight does a great job on a "cousins of a deer" parody, I have to vote 5's
John Barry - June 12, 2006 - Report this comment
Thanks, Alvin, AFW.
Michael Pacholek - June 12, 2006 - Report this comment
So did you find a Brand Gnu Key on the Highway Gazelle?
Iasoon Wijngaard - June 13, 2006 - Report this comment
Since I'm not sufficiently familiar with the original song, -and thus unable to give you a proper mark for pacing- it would be downright EVIL if I'd vote for this. On an entirely different note, I'd like to put you through an ordeal: try to pronounce a 'g' for an 'n.' And make it sound natural. I bet that it will give you a 'glottal stop' feeling.

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