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Song Parodies -> "Iraq Charade"

Original Song Title:

"This Masquerade"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

George Benson

Parody Song Title:

"Iraq Charade"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

The "turnover" occurs next Wednesday.
Iraq Charade

Losing our asses where
Boneheads got us in that place,
Cooking the words they say.
Searching by not finding
Anything they said was there.
They're lost in Iraq charade.

They got us stuck in a place much too far away.
Neo "intellectuals"—not so smart.
They try to talk over their f*uckup with each wors'ning day.
We've lost, because of bonehead games they play.

Thoughts of leaving disappear
Every time we hear more lies—
Fabrications hard to disguise.
Should it be branded treason
Or hubris? Either way,
We're lost in Iraq charade.

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Johnny D - June 26, 2004 - Report this comment
Feeling political today, are we, JB? Clever.
John Barry - June 26, 2004 - Report this comment
Thanks, JD. Yes, I am. I started doing mainly pol. parodies, but now--just every so often.
MrMacphisto - July 06, 2004 - Report this comment
Nice.....
BraveStarr - January 24, 2010 - Report this comment
It's good to see somebody who can see thru the unbrilliant disguise. Bravo!

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