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Song Parodies -> "Oh What a Ribber—This Tune Is Good!"

Original Song Title:

"Over the River and Through the Woods"

Original Performer:


Parody Song Title:

"Oh What a Ribber—This Tune Is Good!"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

Oh what a ribber; this tune is good!
Its grand mocking wows me so.
It’s coarse—that’s OK! It’s parody day;
Its wryness grips me, whoa!
Oh, a rib-tickler; this tune is good!
My loud titters do grow.
From out my nose
The snot fast blows
And rains down onto the flo’.

Oh how I titter, this tune is good!
It has first-rate word play.
He who wrote this thing
Is parody king—
Hurrah for swank-lyrics day.
Oh how I snicker, this tune is good!
Bombast in it—no way!
I’m digging its sound
While swigging gin down;
Its lyrics ranked 6, I’d say.

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Voting Results

Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 4.5
Overall Rating: 4.5

Total Votes: 8

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    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 2   0
 3   0
 4   0
 5   8

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Stan Hall - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
I, too, am my biggest fan. 666 ;-)
Christie Marie M - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Great as always, John! Nicely ribbed! Now, if only Old Man Ribber could read this one! Rib on some 5's!
Old Man Ribber - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
(ala Robert DeNiro in Taxi Driver) Are you talking to me? Are you talking to ME? lol I get's the song you're referring to...and splendidly once again. ;D
blackjack21 - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Ha, thought I was going to read an Old Man Ribber trib. Gotta like those titters! 555
Lady-0-Niner - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
. . . hmmmm . . . only a (6) Sir Sweaty ? ? ? That's all you register on the ~Pirate Richter Scale~ ? ?
Timmy1000 - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Another holiday special - well done.
John Barry - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Stan: Thanks for the mark.

Christie: Many thanks.

OMR: I'm talking to you and many other fine 'righters.

Blackjack: Thanks for the mammaries.

Lady: That's the Arrrrrrrrrrichter scale.

Timmy: Thanks.
Fiddlegirl - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Stop, stop... yer *killin'* me here! ;) I concur that, on this holiday, I am especially thankful for all the Amirighters!

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