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Misheard lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for Being Boiled that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

Human League's, "Being Boiled"
Misheard Lyrics:
Just because the kid's an orphan
Is no excuse to rock the city.
Original Lyrics:
Just because the kid's an orphan
Is no excuse for thoughtless slaying.

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