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Song Parodies -> "Eight Miles Wide (Lake Erie Ice Incident)"

Original Song Title:

"Eight Miles High"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

The Byrds

Parody Song Title:

"Eight Miles Wide (Lake Erie Ice Incident)"

Parody Written by:

Melanie Lee

The Lyrics

The story: http://www.pittsburghlive.com:8000/x/pittsburghtrib/news/regional/s_610716.html OS: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qtgn57OCvY
Eight miles wide, and when ice breaks off,
We’ll find that we’re drifting…oh, no!
Wide Lake Erie! Who knows where we’re going?
Just floating on this big ice floe…

Nowhere is a bridge to be found
As we sail a-way still further from ground.
One poor man fell off and drowned.
We’re stranded, just standing around!

(instrumental break)

Ice fishing is overblown,
But I felt like catching my own.
I’ll open a can of salmon
If I feel like fishing around…

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Timmy1000 - February 10, 2009 - Report this comment
Nice and timely - strange incident.
Nick Zeman - February 11, 2009 - Report this comment
Ice fishing? Not a smart thing to do on a 53 degree day. No one could pay me enough to go ice fishing anyway.

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