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These are short parody lyrics set to the lyrics of songs by Green Day.

Green Day

Green Day's, "American Idiot"
Better Lyrics:
don’t want to be a Pokemon idiot

One series under the company

Fourth generation games of hysteria

Is calling out to third and fourth grade America
Original Lyrics:
don’t want to be an American idiot

one nation under the media

information age of hysteria

is calling out to idiot America

Submitted by: billie joe armstrong fan A.K.A theflamelord
Green Day's, "Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
Better Lyrics:
Sometimes people tip me in my underwear,
Till then I dance on poles
Original Lyrics:
Sometimes I wish someone out there will find me,
Till then I walk alone
Submitted by: Shaycie
Green Day's, "Holiday"
Better Lyrics:
I beg to differ for food that is in my underwear.
This is the rest of my life. On dumday.
Original Lyrics:
I beg to dream and differ from the hollow lies.
This is the dawning of the rest of the rest of our lives. On holiday.
Submitted by: Austin
Green Day's, "Jackass"
Better Lyrics:
Everybody loves Billie Joe, but no one like Tre' Cool

& you're always letting Mike get left in between
Original Lyrics:
Everybody loves a joke, but no one likes a fool

& you're always cracking the same old lines again.
Submitted by: Optimus Lime
Green Day's, "King For A Day"
Better Lyrics:
Soup of the day!
Not served at dawn!
Original Lyrics:
King for a day!
Princess by dawn!
Submitted by: sunny
Green Day's, "Minority"
Better Lyrics:
I want to be the menorah-tree
Original Lyrics:
I want to be the minority
Submitted by: Eliza

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