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This is the most recent information about Missing Persons that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Missing Persons, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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Stupid Band Names:

  • If they're missing, why are they singing? Submitted by: Francis A. Sissy

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Lentil Hopscotch""Mental Hopscotch"Linda Radnil
"Gentle Hopscotch""Mental Hopscotch"Linda Radnil

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Mental Hopscotch,"Who draws the chalk lines?Peter

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"California Dreaming," The Mamas and the Papas"Walking In L.A.," Missing Persons
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Destination Unknown," Missing Persons
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Walking In L.A.," Missing Persons
"Aimless," Bethany Dillon"Destination Unknown," Missing Persons
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Widows" originally "Windows"
Candy Welty
"Waking In L.A." originally "Walking In L.A."
Ruby Spinel
"Metal Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Yvonne Sindri

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"I Like Buoys" originally "I Like Boys"
R. Jeanine O'Succinate
"Worlds" originally "Words"

Change a Letter:

"Works" originally "Words"
"Wordy" originally "Words"
"Dental Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
From a mind game to one with teeth in it.
Melissa Conway
"Menial Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Yvonne Sindri
"Rental Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Surrender Your Heart""Suspenders Are Part"Porfle Popnecker
"Noticeable Ones""Port-a-Potty Johns"Porfle Popnecker
"Words""Worms"Fred Snider
"Destination Unknown""Every Dodgeball Is Thrown"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"Destination Unknown""Doris Roberts"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"Walking In LA""Floating In Salt Lake"Eel Deal
"Walking In L.A.""Talking Like I'm Gay"Roswell

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
What Are Words For?Lexicographer (Dictionary)newave
Walking In L.A.L.A. Transit AuthorityMike engle
WordsAny NewspaperMike engle

Songs for Duets, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
I Love L.A.
   Randy Newman
Walking In L.A.
   Missing Persons
I Love Walking In L.A.
Walking Man
   James Taylor
Walking in L.A.
   Missing Persons
Walking Man in L.A.
Walking On Broken Glass
   Annie Lennox
Walking In L.A.
   Missing Persons
Walking On Broken Glass In L.A.
That's gotta hurt.
   Natasha Bedingfield
   Missing Persons
Unwritten Words
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Village Persons
The Village People combined with Missing Persons
They were on SNL one time, although they were fictional.
Submitted By: Opie M.
Missy Persons
Missy Elliott combined with Missing Persons
Just walking in L.A. to get ya' freak on!
Submitted By: Rafeal De La Ghetto
Missing Percies
Missing Persons combined with Percy Sledge
New wave meets classic soul. "When a man loves a woman whose destination is unknown!"
Submitted By: Bob

Misheard Lyrics:

"Walking In L.A."
Misheard Lyrics:
Walking on a lake... walking on a laaaake
Original Lyrics:
Walking in L..A. - Walking in L. Aaaaaaa,
"Destination Unknown"
Misheard Lyrics:
Look at me shoe in any situation
Original Lyrics:
You can't be sure of any situation
"Walking In L.A."
Misheard Lyrics:
You won't see 'em caught walking on the beach
You only see 'em drive uncovered in the street.
Original Lyrics:
You won't see a cop walking on the beat
You only see 'em driving cars out in the street.
"Walking In L.A."
Misheard Lyrics:
Original Lyrics:
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Walking In L.A."
Misheard Lyrics:
Walking on a lake... walking on a laaaake
Original Lyrics:
Walking in L..A. - Walking in L. Aaaaaaa,

Story about this misheard lyric by: Rick

My wife's niece was 8 at the time the song came out was singing along with the song...

There are additional misheard stories available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Walking In L.A."
The Insincere Lyrics:
Nobody walks in L.A.
Why They're Insincere:
What do you mean nobody walks in L.A.? EVERYBODY walks in L.A.!
Submitted by: Angie Neverhart

Band Name Anagrams:

Impressing Sons Submitted by: Jennifer
Pissing Sermons Submitted by: Joe
I hope this ain't too offensive
Spring Session M Submitted by: Mickey D.
The name of an album of theirs!

Song Title Anagrams:

"Home Scotch Plant" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Submitted by: Roxanne Drake
"Liking A Lawn" originally "Walking In L.A."
Submitted by: Alexis
"Walking Nail" originally "Walking In L.A."
But how can a nail walk?
Submitted by: dave
"Sword" originally "Words"
Submitted by: Jim Raveling

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Pissing Mersons originally "Missing Persons"
Submitted by: Rocky
Pi**ing Mersons originally "Missing Persons"
Submitted by: Herculina Alencar

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