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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 Show Don't Tell 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.

Rush's, "Show Don't Tell"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's hard to play and sing
Original Lyrics:
It's hard to play it safe
Rush's, "Show Don't Tell"
Misheard Lyrics:
Wicky sticky staff
Original Lyrics:
Witness take the stand.

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