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February 06, 2008

Silliness for the Day

Michael Blowhard writes:

Dear Blowhards --

As wholesome as can be ...

Sweet Jesus: Did nobody on the crew know what the song was really about?

Link thanks to Boing Boing.



posted by Michael at February 6, 2008


Why, yes, it looks very wholesome. As pure as the driven snow. Because-- at least at 3:57am CST, on my iMac-- it's completely blank!

If it's the Welk clip from BoingBoing, well, maybe that innocent North Dakotan thought it was a French-Canadian reference: "one toque over the line"?

Anyway, for cheesy videos, try and beat this:

Posted by: Reg C├Žsar on February 7, 2008 5:04 AM

There are some faces...well, let's just say I'd never buy anything from that male singer (in his next life as a salesman, that is).

Posted by: ricpic on February 7, 2008 9:12 AM

That is so funny.

The Karaoke Queen loves 60s hits. So, one day we're listening to "Mellow Yellow." She's singing along very innocently, so I say:

"Do you know what the mellow yellow is?"

And, of course, she doesn't.

"It's, you know, male ejaculate."

"Well," she answers, "I don't care about that. All I care about is it's got a nice beat and a pretty melody."

Posted by: Shouting Thomas on February 7, 2008 9:28 AM

That is just too funny!

Posted by: susan on February 7, 2008 9:36 AM

Kinda makes you wish they were still around so we could see their covers of "The Lemon Song" and "Sledgehammer".

This is close though, the Ukulele Orchestra of GB covering "Smells Like Teen Spirit":

Posted by: yahmdallah on February 7, 2008 10:29 AM

Too bad we'll never get to hear them do a rap song.

Posted by: Charlton Griffin on February 7, 2008 10:56 AM

"It's, you know, male ejaculate." is? So that whole electrical banana, peel-smoking thing is made up?

Posted by: communicatrix on February 7, 2008 12:26 PM

I seem to recall that a lot of tokes often led to copious "male ejaculate" .... Not always, maybe, but often. Or, as Liz Phair likes to call it ...

Posted by: Michael Blowhard on February 7, 2008 2:11 PM

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