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Song Parodies -> "Boatin' with Gnus"

Original Song Title:

"Singin' the Blues"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Guy Mitchell

Parody Song Title:

"Boatin' with Gnus"

Parody Written by:

Stan Hall

The Lyrics

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"Singin’ the Blues"

Well, I never thought I’d be boatin’ with gnus,
but whoever thought Jehovah would lose
His cool and … wash Creation away?

Now I’m bobbin’ with braces of beasts because
the Lord didn’t like folks floutin’ his laws
but He sent me … on a 40-day cruise.

Jejune, bizarre, His tantrum ain’t
a model of parental restraint.
To kill the kids that make you mad
His o-o-o-own “Rule 6” forbad. (“Murder is bad!”)

I Noah’m an antidiluvian coot,
but pissin’ on what’s pissed you off isn't cute.
It’s childish … the idea’s all wet.

© Stan Hall

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Stan - March 29, 2008 - Report this comment
D'oh ... left OS title in parody when C&Ping onto page. I really do need to start proofing befor pasting ... or hire an editor. :-)
Guy - March 29, 2008 - Report this comment
Stan - This certainly is a gnu idea. A Noah-count history lesson on the goats in the boat. 555 leagues under the sea.
alvin - March 29, 2008 - Report this comment
big fan of biblical parodies.....very whimsical
Stan - March 29, 2008 - Report this comment
Thanks, Guy & Alvin ... gotta confess that I wondered when submitting this critter, "Wildebeest get me in Dutch with the religious folks here?" :-)

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