Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade just got Rick-Rolled!

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  1. GetterDragun

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    So I'm making food and here Rick Astley singing and think WTF? Look at the TV, and yep, he's on a float at the Thanksgiving Day parade. Me thinks one of the most elaborate Rickrolls next to the Shea stadium one.

    Anyone else see this?
     
  2. Sludge

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    I laughed my balls off. I had to rewind it and wait for my wife to get back in the room. The Fosters home for imaginary friends float was singing a song, then the music stopped and Never gonna give you up started playing. Rick Astley came out and sang it. After he was done one of the small puppets yelled "I love Rick Rolling". What makes it really funny is that you could tell the TV hosts had no clue what the joke was.
     
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    Saw this, too. I think the announcers may have been clued in, as afterwards they said something like, "That was Rick Astley, and his rickrollin hit 'Never Gonna Give You Up.' Still, I laughed. My parents didn't get it, though.
     
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    Hilarious. I rickrolled my wife to wake her up this morning...she laughed then told me to leave her alone. ;) 
     
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    Oh that's perfect.
     
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    ...I think my head just exploded.
     
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    Best. Rick roll. Ever.
     
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    Motherfucking Rick Astley... *tsk tsk tsk*
     
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    this tops my idea of best rick roll.

    the other day, saw a commercial for a new Barry Manilow CD where he was doing covers of 80s hits....he did "Never Gonna Give You Up" and i felt true, end of the world fear at that rick roll.
    Barry Manilow+Rick Roll=Apocalypse.

    lol.
     
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    Rick Astley = done to death.
     
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    Things can go awesome in RL too. :D 
     
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    And here I thought Anonymous was behind it after reading the thread's title.
     
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    Next rickroll... superbowl
     
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    Awesomesauce. :D 
     
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    That was the Truth!
     
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    It was awesome, I lol'd.
     
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    I rolled funny ha
     
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    Just too bad it was a lip sync, but I guess all those musical performances at the parade always are anyway eh

    Next year I want to be Maniroll'd
     

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