Posted by: episystechpubs | February 27, 2015

Editor’s Corner: Dunder Chiefs and Little Minds

Today’s misheard song lyrics (mondegreens) are continued from your contest entries. Between hellfire and cigarettes, it seems like folks were in a grim mood while they listened to this music! I hope your weekend promises to be happier than some of these lyrics!

Song Title Artist/Group Actual Lyrics Mondegreen
Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin You need coolin’, baby I’m not foolin’. You need Kool-Aid, baby I’m not a fool yeah.
Elvira Oak Ridge Boys Elvira! Elvira! Hell fire up! Hell fire up!
Ridin’ the Storm Out REO Speedwagon Ridin’ the storm out Night with a small mouse
Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap AC/DC Dirty deeds and they’re done dirt cheap Dirty deeds and the dunder chief
Addicted to Love Robert Palmer Might as well face it, you’re addicted to love Might as well face it, you’re a-ch-ch-ch love
I Heard It Through It Through the Grapevine Marvin Gaye I heard it through the grapevine I hurried through the grapevine

KC – Nobody in Southern California would believe anyone hurried through The Grapevine.

Come on Eileen Dexys Midnight Runners Too-ra-loo-rye, aye Two raw eggs
All the Single Ladies Beyonce All the single ladies,

All the single ladies,

All the single ladies,

All the single ladies

Now put your hands up!

I need a cigarette,

I need a cigarette,

I need a cigarette,

I need a cigarette

Now put your hands up!

Christ Arose Ventura Church of Christ,

Hymn by Robert Lowry 1874 – Hymns for Worship

Low in the grave He lay, Jesus my Savior Low in the gravy He laid, Jesus my Savior
Winter Wonderland Various Later on, we’ll conspire

As we dream, by the fire

Later on, we’ll perspire

As we dream by the fire

Forever Man Eric Clapton I’ll try to be your forever man I’ll try to be your bald-headed man
Umbrella Rihanna You can stand under my umbrella—ella—ella-eh, eh, eh, eh You can stand under my arm foreva, eva, eva, eh, eh
We Didn’t Start the Fire Billy Joel Stark weather, homicide, children of thalidomide Stark weather, homicide, children of the little mind

Kara Church

Technical Editor, Advisory

619-542-6773 | Ext: 766773

www.symitar.com

NOTICE: This electronic mail message and any files transmitted with it are intended
exclusively for the individual or entity to which it is addressed. The message,
together with any attachment, may contain confidential and/or privileged information.
Any unauthorized review, use, printing, saving, copying, disclosure or distribution
is strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please
immediately advise the sender by reply email and delete all copies.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: