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Songs That Mention a Boasting -> Latest Entries

Pop Evil's, "Boss's Daughter"
The Boasting Lyrics:
That girl needs somebody like me, a real man born with a sex degree
Nice try, but I'm pretty sure degrees are earned. And you can't get one in sex.
Submitted by: Amanda

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Songs That Mention a Celebrity -> Latest Entries

The Bloodhound Gang's, "Dear Chasey Lain"
The Lyrics:
Dear Chasey Lain
I want to explain
I'm your biggest fan
Who They Mention:
Chasey Lain
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Songs That Mention a Product -> Latest Entries

The Lumineers', "Angela"
The Lyrics:
And your Volvo lights lit up green and white
With the cities on the signs
Product Brand Name:
Volvo cars
Submitted by: rocky

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Songs That Mention Other Songs -> Latest Entries

Shania Twain's, "(If You're Not In It For Love) I'm Outta Here!"
The Song Lyrics:
There's a pair of lyin' eyes
And a set of keys
Song They Mention:
Lyin' Eyes - The Eagles
Submitted by: Whatever You Wanna Call Me

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Dated Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Johnny Wright's, "Hello Vietnam"
The dated Lyrics:
Kiss me goodbye and write me while I'm gone
Goodbye my sweetheart, Hello Vietnam
America has heard the bugle call
And you know it involves us one and all
I don't suppose that war will ever end
There's fighting that will break us up again
Why They're dated:
The Vietnam War ended in 1975.
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Dirty Song You Didn't Know Is Dirty -> Latest Entries

Def Leppard's, "Animal"
The dirty Lyrics:
Take me, tame me. Make me your animal!
Show me, stroke me, Let me be your animal!
Why They're dirty:
Sounds like he asked a woman to have sex with him as he wanted to make him her "animal".
Submitted by: jasonator

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Funny Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Eminem's, "My Fault"
The Funny Lyrics:
Sue: I'm twenty-six years old and I'm not married
I don't even have any kids and I can't cook
Eminem: I'm over here Sue, you're talkin to the plant, look!
Why They're funny:
This one just comes across to me as funny; he tells the lady that she's talking to a plant and not to him!
Submitted by: Tom Foolery

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Repetitive Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Spoons', "Old Emotions"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Then it comes back again
Those old emotions
And it brings back
And it brings back
Those old emotions
Why They're Repetitive:
That's pretty much the entire song.
Submitted by: Celeste

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Nonsensical Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Britney Spears', "Email My Heart"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Email my heart
And say our love will never die!
Why They're Nonsensical:
OK. I've got one thing to ask you Britney: how do hearts receive emails?!?!?!? If this is your attempt to sound romantic, you've failed!
Submitted by: Tom Daly

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Insincere Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Beatles', "Don't Let Me Down"
The Insincere Lyrics:
I'm in love for the first time,
Don't you know it's gonna last?
Why They're Insincere:
Assuming that "I" was from John's point of view, expressing his feelings about being with Yoko: although his love for her actually did last until his eventual death a decade later, what did being with Cynthia mean to him then!?
Submitted by: Chowder

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Misrhymed Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Ned Miller's, "Whistle Walking"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
It may seem to be a crazy scheme,
But I know what I'm after --
A girl I know and a bungalow
And all that follows after.
Why They're Misrhymed:
He attempts to rhyme "after" with itself. Sorry Ned, but that is called identity, which is not a legitimate rhyme.
Submitted by: Karen Smith

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Insulting Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Green Day's, "Nobody Likes You (Part 3 of Homecoming)"
The Insulting Lyrics:
Nobody likes you
Everyone left you
They're all out without you
Having fun
Why They're Insulting:
It seems to rub in the rejection of the person being sung to. That can't be good.
Submitted by: Ezma

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Inappropriate Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Kim Wilde's, "Kids in America "
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
New York to East California,
There's a new wave coming, I warn ya!
Why They're Inappropriate:
There's not really an "east" California, per se. There's a north and a south. New Wave really took off in the States in the Los Angeles area. There's not much to speak of in eastern California, but wilderness.
Submitted by: TC

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Spelling Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

One Direction, "Rock Me"
The Words:
R-O-C-K me again / R-O-C-K me again / R-O-C-K me again, yeah
Submitted By: Ariana Grande Mocha Swirl
Pink, "True Love"
The Words:
Repeat after me now / R-O-M-A-N-C-E-E-E (she says the E three times to complete the line, I guess)
Submitted By: Ariana Grande Mocha Swirl

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Made Up Words Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

311, "Brodels"
The Made Up Words:
Submitted By: YYYfan
Adam Sandler, "The Hanukkah Song"
The Made Up Words:
tonicah, marijuanikah, wannakah
So drink your gin and tonicah
And smoke your marijuanikah
If you really,really wannakah
Have a happy, happy, happy Hannukah
Submitted By: Tarzan

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Songs That Open With It's Title Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Sly & the Family Stone, "Time"
Lyrics it Opens With:
Time needs another minute.
Submitted By: Brian Kelly
Freddie Mercury, "Time"
Lyrics it Opens With:
Time waits for nobody.
Submitted By: Brian Kelly

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Scary Lyrics -> Latest Entries

The Vogues', "Turn Around, Look At Me"
The Lyrics:
There is someone walking behind you
turn around, look at me
There is someone watching your footsteps
turn around, look at me.
It's the BOOGIE MAN! YAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This about stalking.
Submitted by: You Better Run Like Hell

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Bad Grammar in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Yes', "Owner of a Lonely Heart"
The Lyrics:
The eagle in the sky
How he dancin' one and only
A word seems to be missing: it should be either "how he's dancin'" or "how he dances".
Submitted by: anon

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Real Places Mentioned in Songs -> Latest Entries

The Beach Boys', "Sloop John B."
The Lyrics:
We come on the sloop John B My grandfather and me Around Nassau town we did roam Drinking all night Got into a fight Well I feel so broke up I want to go home
Nassau, in the Bahamas is mentioned in the first verse
Submitted by: Rick

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Lyrics Pronunciation -> Latest Entries

Emilie Ramirez's, "Tranquilizer"
The Lyrics:
Tranquilizer tranquilizer
Emilie always mispronounces "tranquilizer" as "trankalizer"
Submitted by: Courtney Windexer

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Foreign Language in English Songs -> Latest Entries

Mariah Carey's, "Infinity"
The Lyrics:
Je ne comprends pas
This is a French phrase which translates to "I do not understand."
Submitted by: redsimba

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Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Huey Lewis And The News', "Walking On A Thin Line"
The Lyrics:
Sometimes in my bed at night,
I cure the dark and I pray for the light.
Sometimes the light's no consolation.
It's a song about a war veteran with PTSD.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

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Onomatopoeia in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Nicki Minaj's, "Super Bass"
The Lyrics:
Yeah, that's that super bass
That's the sound of a bass, or as Nicki compares it, a heartbeat
Submitted by: Ariana Grande Mocha Swirl

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Lyrics Spoonerisms -> Latest Entries

Harry Styles', "Sign of the Times"
The Lyrics:
Just stop your crying, it's a sign of the times
Just stop your tying, it's a sign of the crimes
Submitted by: Ariana Grande mocha swirl

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Lyrics Alliteration -> Latest Entries

DJ Webstar ft. Young B.'s, "Chicken Noodle Soup"
The Lyrics:
Chicken noodle soup (3X)
Wit' a soda on the side
The "s" starts five words.
Submitted by: Lance Crackers

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TV and Movies Mentioned in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Ben Lee's, "Shirtless"
The Lyrics:
You'll take my heart if I take off my shirt
If I take off my shirt
I know they all do it on 90210.
Beverly Hills, 90210
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Bad Ringtone Choices -> Latest Entries

The Police's, "Don't Stand So Close To Me"
The Lyrics:
Those girls are so jealous
You know how bad girls get
Sometimes it's not so easy
To be a teacher's pet.
Imagine what would happen if a student's phone went off? They would think that the teacher is having an inappropriate relationship with their student.
Submitted by: Celeste

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Real Lyrics Quiz

Who sang:
"I’m tired of listening to you talking in rhymes"

Yesterday's Results

The lyrics to identify were:
"Tomorrow some new building will scrape the sky"

The correct answer was:
Passion Pit, "Take A Walk"

How people responded:
Passion Pit: 50.0%
Walk The Moon: 25.0%
Crowded House : 8.3%
Total Responses: 12

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