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Latest Site Additions -> May 28, 2018

This is everything that was reviewed and approved for amIright on May 28, 2018. These are not items submitted on May 28, 2018, but rather items that were reviewed that day by site editors.

Recordings -> Latest Entries

May 28
a parody of "Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen
Bohemian Rhapsody parody made using 300+ Shakespeare quotes
YouTube: (mpg)

Misheard Lyrics Stories -> Latest Entries

"When Smokey Sings," ABC
Misheard Lyrics:
When Smokey sings, I hear VIOLENCE
Original Lyrics:
When Smokey sings, I hear VIOLINS
Story about this misheard lyric by: Jeremy: Heard the song as a kid in the '80s, then years later after I became an adult, I was humming/singing it, I was like "that can't be right..." so eventually I looked it up.
"Dude (Looks Like a Lady)," Aerosmith
Misheard Lyrics:
Do the regulator.
Original Lyrics:
Dude looks like a lady!
Story about this misheard lyric by: Jim: We were playing this song at work one night and one of my coworkers was singing, "Do the regulator." We started laughing at him. Then we called up the lyrics on the computer to show him he was mistaken.
"School Days," Chuck Berry
Misheard Lyrics:
Drop the corn right into the slop, you've gotta get somethin' that's really hot.
Original Lyrics:
Drop the coin right into the slot, you've gotta hear somethin' that's really hot.
Story about this misheard lyric by: Anonymous: I thought he was still talking about lunch.
"Stop! In The Name of Love," Diana Ross And The Supremes
Misheard Lyrics:
Stop! In the name of love
Big boy you break my heart.
Think it o-o-ver.
Original Lyrics:
Stop! In the name of love
Before you break my heart.
Think it o-o-ver.
Story about this misheard lyric by: Fred Simmons: I heard this song for DECADES as 'Big boy, you break my heart.' Imagine my utter shock when my wife and daughter told me it was 'before....' I still sing it my way. Deep down, I KNOW Diana said 'Big boy...'
"Every Turn of the World," Keeton
Misheard Lyrics:
Is it gold or glory
A taste of freedom
Or the strong man touchin’ my body?
Original Lyrics:
Is it gold or glory
A taste of freedom
Or the strong warm touch of a body?
When you find yourself alone
Listen to the man who’s touchin’ you.
Story about this misheard lyric by: Nicholas: I was relistening to a childhood favorite artist, Christopher Cross, when I heard this song and thought it was kinda strange to hear this. I knew I was mishearing something, but it sounded so clear that I had to post this.
"Lucille," Kenny Rogers
Misheard Lyrics:
You picked a fine time to leave me Lou Seal
Original Lyrics:
You picked a fine time to leave me Lucille
Story about this misheard lyric by: Secret: I never heard of the name Lucille before when I was younger, so I thought this song was about a seal.
"Live a Little," Kylie Minogue
Misheard Lyrics:
The rebels stomp at midnight.
Original Lyrics:
There ain't no stopping my now.
Story about this misheard lyric by: RunAndWrite: I was trying to figure out what rebels stomping at midnight had to do with the rest of the song, so I looked up the lyrics online, only to learn that it wasn't what Kylie was singing at all. I even played the line for my son, and he heard something closer to what I heard.
"Toy Soldiers," Martika
Misheard Lyrics:
Only Empty Nest remains
Original Lyrics:
Only emptiness remains
Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke: This is what I thought I would hear, "Empty Nest" (the TV show) instead of "emptiness".
"Right Here Waiting," Richard Marx
Misheard Lyrics:
I took for granite all the time
Original Lyrics:
I took for granted all the time
Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke: I used to think that people were taken for granite when I was a kid. But, it was actually "granted".
"Oh Sherrie," Steve Perry
Misheard Lyrics:
Shoulda been gone
After all, you was a steal.
Original Lyrics:
Shoulda been gone
After all your words of steel.
Story about this misheard lyric by: Glenn: When I used to listen to this in the car, I couldn't figure out what "After all, you was a steal" meant. It was only years later that the internet came and saved me by presenting the real lyrics.

Super Long Pop Songs -> Latest Entries

David Duchovny pronounced as David Du-KAHV-ni
the emphasized syllable in the last name is a short-O sound
Submitted by: Mal Bertha

Song Title Anagrams -> Latest Entries

"Alert In It" originally "Let It Rain," David Duchovny
Submitted by: Mal Bertha