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 The Modern Dance that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996.
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Mad drunk, mad drunk
Chris adds: "Interesting how the mind fills in the gap of missing information with junk from our lives. I am apparently an alcoholic, and the other person is apparently a racist. Silliness."
Man from NAMBLA
'Merdre' is a word from the play that inspired the band's name, 'Ubu Roi.' It is a more 'polite' form of 'merde' or 's***.'
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