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Song Parodies -> "Cruel"

Original Song Title:

"Fuel"

Original Performer:

Metallica

Parody Song Title:

"Cruel"

Parody Written by:

ThatIsCorrect

The Lyrics

I remember paying $.89 a gallon only 7 years ago. This sucks.
price of fuel is too high
wish we knew exactly why

cash flow turning red
pumping gas is what I dread
wish i could just walk instead
my wallet's dead

unleaded plus - $3.25
don't make much bread
f*** 'em, man
drive off this time
double the crime

oooh cash i burn
fueling my Excursion
getting 12 M.P.G.

oooh here i turn
another filling station
now i need more gasoline

the price of fuel is too high
wish we knew exactly why

drive on to work alone
left my SUV at home
no longer a roaming gnome

gauge reads empty, out of cash
discover card
interest for a tank of gas
it goes way too fast, fast, fast, fast, fast

oooh cash i burn
fueling my Excursion
getting 12 M.P.G.

oooh at my bank
taking out a mortgage
for a tank of gasoline

price of fuel is too high
wish we knew exactly why

money burns

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Scrawny Johnny - August 23, 2005 - Report this comment
I hear ya as well as probably the whole nation - $3.25? You must live in Calif. Here in Dallas the cheapest I've seen was $2.49 (but everywhere else in the area is between $2.56-$2.70). Anyways, this parody has a much more creative topic unlike my parody which deals with food.
thatiscorrect - August 24, 2005 - Report this comment
I'm from the Chicago area (far, far southwest suburbs). My town is just about ready to break out the 3's for premium, but in Chicago...it's damn near $3.25 for premium...I just like the way it fit in the song.
Agrimorfee - August 24, 2005 - Report this comment
Wish i could comment on your tune, thatiscorrect, but DKTOS. Wanted to ask what area are you from? I'm a northside Chicagoan, originally from Lake In the Hills. (we need more Chicagoans here!!)
thatiscorrect - August 25, 2005 - Report this comment
I was born and live in Morris, Illinois, a town about 25 miles west of Joliet. See you're a northsider...interesting. See, I root for both baseball teams...I was leaning Cubs til I was dating my ex-g/f who was a vendor at the Cellar. Was returning to form after that relationship but the whole Sammy thing and then my new g/f being a Cardinals fan has kept me attached to my pale hose.

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