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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 Day Job 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.

Gin Blossoms', "Day Job"
Misheard Lyrics:
Shoulda' been a whole lot smarter
Never gonna get to college.
Original Lyrics:
Should have been a whole lot farther
Never goin' back to college.

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