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Song Parodies -> "Clones to You"

Original Song Title:

"Close to You"

Original Performer:

The Carpenters

Parody Song Title:

"Clones to You"

Parody Written by:

Rick Cormier

The Lyrics

All the talk about copycats yesterday gave us an idea.
Clones to You

Why do you suddenly appear
Over there, when you're here
Goodness me, he seems to be
A clone to you

Why do folks often rub their eyes
Every time you walk by
Golly gee, there's at least three
Clones to you

In the days before their births
The doctors got together
And decided to create another you
So they sprinkled cells from sterile vials
And in a while, instead of one, there's two

(piano trilltwice)

That is why all the girls in town
When I call, turn me down
They've got dates
With ninety-eight
Clones to you

(Duplicate the release)

(Repeat the last verse)

Waaaaahh
Clones to you

(Do this last part again)

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Overall Rating: 4.6

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Johnny D - April 08, 2005 - Report this comment
(see this parody on AmiRight's "New Entries" page for April 7th)

You cloned the original song and then parodied its DNA magnificently.
alvin rhodes - April 08, 2005 - Report this comment
clever concept...5s...when i was born, they destroyed the mold, although some of it grew back
Rick Cormier - April 08, 2005 - Report this comment
Thanks, Johnny, Alvin. Comments and advice are appreciated.
Dee Range - April 09, 2005 - Report this comment
I had a long visit with myself last night...and both of me decided to vote 555 for this.
Rick C - April 09, 2005 - Report this comment
Thanks Dee, coming from the likes of you two, that's a compliment.
Stuart McArthur - April 04, 2006 - Report this comment
that's fantastic Rick, and judging by your humility in the comments (advice? to you? where did that attitude go? ;-) ) this was a very early one. Great lines and ideas though. You should re-release it. - 555
Rick C - April 05, 2006 - Report this comment
Thanks, Stu. I still like comments and advice.
Alpha Skua - July 29, 2018 - Report this comment
The Muppet Show versio where all the Birds and the guys in town do realy stick to her like a magnet

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