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  1. Gryph

    Gryph Action Master

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  2. deltaprime

    deltaprime The Christian Transfan

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    At first I thought this was about Cartoon Network Real. Such a bad idea...

    On the bright side, woohoo! Weird Al!
     
  3. MetalRyde

    MetalRyde is an a-hole with a heart.

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    lol, great song.
     
  4. Ratchet2007

    Ratchet2007 Neither Here Nor There

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    Not available in my Country :( 
     
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  6. rattrap007

    rattrap007 Insert witty comment here TFW2005 Supporter

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    Fantastic song and video..

    Charles Nelson Reilly kicks ass..
     
  7. Gryph

    Gryph Action Master

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    Fixed.
     
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    Surge Village Dolt

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    Tell me about it! And that commercial they keep running now on "Cartoon" Network with that dude saying that they're gonna be "showing REAL people"? What the hell is "Cartoon" Network doing?! I can't stress this enough but "Cartoon" Network is really starting to piss me off. It's becoming Live Action With A Small Mix of Cartoons Network. :mad 

    If you ask me, Boomerang is the way to go. Atleast they run good ol' classics, unlike CN.
     
  9. SoundMaster

    SoundMaster Likes RID Bulkhead.

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  10. Mechafire

    Mechafire Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Yup.
     
  11. Scantron

    Scantron Well-Known Member

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    Excellent song. Hilarious and actually fits in with much of what I had already thought about Charles Nelson Reilly, based solely on his Match Game appearances. I wonder if CNR is all that recognizable to younger people, though.

    My only complaint is that the video sucks. I can't stand that JibJab crap.
     
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    I actually think the animation makes it even more hilarious.
     
  13. The_Bardock

    The_Bardock ****** of the Minicons

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    Weird Al always surprises me with how many different styles of music he can do
     
  14. QuantumShock

    QuantumShock Stay for brunch ?

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    Scythe Future Foundation

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    Yay
     
  16. Omegatron

    Omegatron Mandatory Fun. Buy it now TFW2005 Supporter

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    None. Like 'Craigslist' and lots of other songs, Al apes their styles but creates an entirely new song. To me, it's more impressive than his parody work.
     
  17. QuantumShock

    QuantumShock Stay for brunch ?

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    Thanks. And yes I like this song.
     
  18. Greyryder

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    I remember catching part of an interview years ago, with one of the members of Devo. He said that when Weird Al mimicked their style for Dare to be Stupid, he captured the exact sound they'd been trying unsuccessfully for years to achieve.

    I love this song, and the drummer in the video cracks me up.
     
  19. flamepanther

    flamepanther Interested, but not really

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    Yup. He's been doing that kind of thing for about as long as he's been doing parodies, too. Look here and find all the songs described as "original, in the style of..."
     
  20. Silent_Magnus

    Silent_Magnus Taint of Primus

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    I'm getting a Kamen Rider-ish vibe off of him. Especially when he kicked that mouse.
    Yeah, I don't think the song would be as awesome without it.
     

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