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Song Parodies -> "Pulled a Muscle"

Original Song Title:

"Do the Hustle"

Original Performer:

Van McCoy

Parody Song Title:

"Pulled a Muscle"

Parody Written by:

Rick Duncan

The Lyrics

This is why I don't dance.
Man, tried a new dance
I'm old, not new
Slipped my mind I'm a seventies fool
Went and ripped my pants, and hit the pine
Badly bruised, I got a sore behind
Got one fast ride, hospitals aren't fun
I want to discourage everyone
Uncoordinated-I'm that chap
Avoid the "currentfaddiscodancing" trap
Take a walk, don't be wild, Clyde
And the underpaid emergency nurses said:

Pulled a muscle!
Pulled a muscle!
Pulled a muscle!
Pulled a muscle!

Express myself
What a dunderhead thought!
And right now, sure wish I did not
Specific bones cause me groans
I got nothing left to tone
Now here I lay and feel like crap
Avoid the "joininwiththecrowdIwill" trap
Take a walk, don't be wild, Clyde
Or the underpaid emergency nurses say:

Pulled a muscle!
Pulled a muscle!
Pulled a muscle!
Ow!
Rue it!
Oh, my body!
Oh, my body!
Ow!
Pulled a muscle!
All the aches and pains
Pullin' that muscle
Pulled a muscle!
Oh, my body!
Not up
No fun
For me!

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Kristof Robertson - July 12, 2005 - Report this comment
I'm with you all the way on this one, Rick....I'm very good at "mind-dancing", and that's about it.....5
Adagio - July 13, 2005 - Report this comment
Funny one, Rick. 5's
Johnny D - July 13, 2005 - Report this comment
Doin' the "Sword Dance" again, Highlander?
Dylan Baranski - February 12, 2007 - Report this comment
What do you mean "The Hustle" has lyrics? What's up with that? I've known the OS to not have lyrics other than "Do The Hustle".

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