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Song Parodies -> "Blame the Elves"

Original Song Title:

"The Rose"

Original Performer:

Bette Midler

Parody Song Title:

"Blame the Elves"

Parody Written by:

Spaff.com

The Lyrics

This was going to be on the Elves Gone Wild! CD, but our Bette Midler soundalike disappeared. I'm serious.
Some say elves
Shack up with cobblers
Build shoes
All freaking night

Some say elves
They work for Keebler
Hug trees
And bake Fudge Stripes

Some say elves
Live in the movies
In Riv
-endell or Oz

I say elves
They're at the North Pole
Enslaved
By Santa Claus

*

It's the elves
Who cover for us
Real naughty
Girls and boys

It's the elves
Who drive the short bus
For all us
Misfit Toys

Elves give San
-ta all the glory
While THEY
Do all the work

Plus they clean
The lavatory
When rein
-deer go berserk

*

When the stores
Are overcrowded
And you wait
Too long to shop

So you're forced
To go without it
'Cause the crap is
Out of stock

Just remember
Christmas morning
Don't take all
The grief yourselves

Give them socks
Or K-Mart gift cards
When they scream
Just blame

The elves
' 2003+ Elf-Abuse

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Royce Miller - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
this is magically delicious
John Barry - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
5s for scape-elves.
Kiri Te Kananwa - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
Everyone knows that the Lucky Charms Leprechaun says "Magically Delicous." And Leprechauns aren't the same as elves. Duh.
Jack Wilson - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
LOL!!!!!!!! I love it! 555!
Ashkicksass - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
I'll second that LOL!
Tim Mayfield - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
Excellent wording and imagery. Another wonderful parody. 5's
Arwen - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
Yeah...I was going to hop all over you, sure that you'd fail to make reference to the Rivendell Ruffians...but since you did...I'll 5 this...
Jeff Reuben - December 16, 2004 - Report this comment
Excellent...Elves Gone Wild 2?
Melhi - December 17, 2004 - Report this comment
You've raised my elf-awareness. :) Nice job!
Stuart McArthur - December 17, 2004 - Report this comment
there aint no elves in Oz - I live here - I woulda seen 'em - loved the way it tailed off to a single note Spaff - 555 (that's the trouble with those Bette Midler soundalikes - they just go missing)
Lee O'Shay - December 17, 2004 - Report this comment
This is terrific!
Spaff.com - December 19, 2004 - Report this comment
Now then. Thanx, Miller of Royce & Johnglebarry (scape-elves???) & Jackie & Sister Kicksass & Tim Maynotfield & Jeffaroo (yeah maybe) & M-elf-hi & Stuartiste & Lee OJ.

Kiri: Everyone knows that there is no "nw" (or any other) consonant combination in Maori. And that Royce says "delicious," not "delicous" (the latter being pronounced "duh-lick-us" and unsaid in polite company).

Sister Evenstar: Does that mean you're NOT going to hop all over me? How disappointing.
Jack Wilson - October 24, 2006 - Report this comment
Ever seen Napoleon Dynamite? LOL rmember the HAPPY HANDS when they did the signing to this OS? LOL I couldnt reread this parody the otherday without thinking of it
Spaff.com - November 10, 2006 - Report this comment
Ha. If this parody ever gets recorded, maybe there's a Happy Hands Club out there who would sign to it.
Jack Wilson - November 11, 2006 - Report this comment
Thatd just be plain HILARIOUS
Jack Wilson - December 07, 2009 - Report this comment
LOL your Tiger Woods parody,which is also awesome, goes here LOL
HERE'S THE RECORDING - December 13, 2009 - Report this comment
As performed by Moneyshot Cosmonauts:
http://www.spaff.com/poesy/blame_the_elves.html

Thanks for catching that bad link, Jackie. I fixed it.
jack wilson - December 22, 2009 - Report this comment
Great recording!
LilSnowHO - December 23, 2009 - Report this comment
To the Staff at SPAFF: . . this is so funny ! rather an insane look at the trials & tribulations of being an Elf !
Spaff.com - December 24, 2009 - Report this comment
Thanks, Local Celebrity!
Ho, HO!
Merry Christmas Eve!
Jack Wilson - December 24, 2009 - Report this comment
Im gettin my Elves Gone Wild on as I type this BTW
Spaff.com - February 08, 2010 - Report this comment
Hey Local Celebrity: That's a new show on E!: "Elves Gone Wild On."
Jack Wilson - February 09, 2010 - Report this comment
LOLOL thatd be awesome!

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