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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 Stone Could Coup d'Etat 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.

They Might Be Giants', "Stone Could Coup d'Etat"
Misheard Lyrics:
It has that certain gymnast say "Quiet."
Original Lyrics:
It has that certain je ne sais quoi.
Apparently "je ne sais quoi" is a French phrase referring to a quality that is hard to describe.

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