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 Private Idaho that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996.
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Dog went on the patio
Beware of the poo.
Don't go on the patio
Beware of the pool.
Like the deadly hands of the great ham fluff
Like the deadly hands of the radium clock
Yo no quiero que me rompan el ano.
You're living in your own private Idaho.
In Spanish, 'Yo no quiero que me rompan el ano' means something like 'I dont want my anus to be broken.')
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