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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 Don't Be A Dummy 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.

Gary Numan's, "Don't Be A Dummy"
Misheard Lyrics:
Dope your dummy.
Original Lyrics:
Don't be a dummy.
Used in an advert for Lee Cooper jeans in the UK in 1979 as well as hitting the lower reaches of the UK Top 40 in the same year.

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