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Song Parodies -> "Mown Over"

Original Song Title:

"Down Under"

Original Performer:

Men at Work

Parody Song Title:

"Mown Over"

Parody Written by:

Royce Miller

The Lyrics

Traveling in a black limousine
On a city street, eyes full of Visine
I met an IRS agent, he made me nervous
He said, "I'm eating you for breakfast"

And he said
I come from the land of Taxes
Where we all carry heavy axes
Can you tell me where the X-Lax is?
You better run and see what your fax says

Buying bread from a discount bakery
Cause the IRS left me with pennies
I said, "Do you have a cucumber"?
He just smiled and gave me the IRS number

And he said
I've been to the land of Taxes
Where they're a bunch of horse's asses
And no one ever relaxes
you better run and see what your fax says

Lying in a ditch by the road
The IRS took all of my gold
I said to the man, "Can you leave me my shoes"?
He just laughed and said don't you boo-hoo

And he said,
I come from the Land of Taxes
Where we all carry heavy axes
And none of us ever relaxes
Now let me run and see what my fax says

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Pacing: 4.3
How Funny: 4.4
Overall Rating: 4.4

Total Votes: 9

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Stray Pooch - April 10, 2003 - Report this comment
Excellent. Now you know - THIS is an evil tyranny that ought to be overthrown!!!!!!
John Jenkins - April 11, 2003 - Report this comment
I agree with Stray Pooch. This is a very well done, appropriate April parody. I also liked "Spinning Heel," for which you didn't enable comments.
Royce Miller - April 11, 2003 - Report this comment
Thanks, John. It's great to get some good comments, because it seems like if you don't write about bodily functions, you don't get many votes. But I am noticing more good parodies being written lately, and I do enjoy the conversations with people via these comments.

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