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Song Parodies -> "Great Dependent"

Original Song Title:

"Great Pretender"

Original Performer:

The Platters

Parody Song Title:

"Great Dependent"

The Lyrics

Great Dependent (To Great Pretender)

By Alan Friedman

Oh yes, I'm the great dependent
Although I am a college grad
A three-point-five cume
Got me my old room
Back at home with mom and with dad.

Oh yes, I'm the great dependent
Coming home worried me I'll confess,
But I was amazed
How mom cried for days,
Just happy to see me I guess.

My college life was grand and oh so nice
(Parents): About 85 grand to be more precise.

Oh yes, I'm the great dependent
I'm blaming the economy,
Otherwise, yes indeed
I know there'd be a need
For a bachelor in art history,
Won't somebody please hire me
(Parents): Hire our kid, please.

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Billy Florio - April 05, 2004 - Report this comment
Alan, Im so glad to see Southern Discomfort posting here again...amazing parody
Tim Hall - April 05, 2004 - Report this comment
Great job on a song that make more parents wonder if their kid should attend college or not.
Jan Unwin - April 05, 2004 - Report this comment
Grade A parody.

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