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Song Parodies -> "You Are My Moonshine"

Original Song Title:

"You Are My Sunshine"

Original Performer:

Traditional

Parody Song Title:

"You Are My Moonshine"

Parody Written by:

Rick Duncan

The Lyrics

Ode to Snuffy Smith.
The other night dear, the dog was barking
I heard a rustling out by the still
I got my shotgun, scared off that poacher
And some lead, he got his fill

You are my moonshine, illegal moonshine
I'll shoot the thieves that dare to trespass
They'll never tell how much I am making
They can't run without an ass

Oh, those corn squeezin's, can really get you
Sometimes I can't see when I am pissed
Though me and my gun are both quite loaded
You'll find I almost never miss

You are my moonshine, my potent moonshine
I will protect you forevermore
Of course this land here, I could just sell it
And go buy a liquor store
hic!

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Johnny D - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
Say thar, Delbert, looks lahk you'n Guy are both shootin' them shotguns to-day! 5's
Adagio - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
Really good, Rick! 5's
alvin rhodes - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
funny concept....nice job
Jan Unwin - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
I can't think of anything clever to say, just that I like it. 5-5-5
Grace Hampton - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
A funny twist to a rather sappy song.
Joelle - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
All 5's!
Jack Wilson - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
Great job, 5's!
Robert J. Pagliaro - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
Nice job. Used to love that cartoon - what was his wife's name? Ma? "Uh uh uh great balls of fire . . ." - they don't make cartoons like they used to.
Richard Licorre - March 12, 2004 - Report this comment
I'll drink to that.
John Jenkins - March 13, 2004 - Report this comment
Clever parody, clever ending, Rick.
Guy - March 13, 2004 - Report this comment
Well done Rick. I voted earlier, just forgot to comment, I think.
Great line:

Though me and my gun are both quite loaded.

If votes were time I'd make this one 5PM - Miller time!
Michael Pacholek - March 14, 2004 - Report this comment
Rick, it was written by Jimmie Davis, a country singer who served three (non-consecutive) terms as Governor of Louisiana, and lived to be 101 years old.
Matthias - May 21, 2004 - Report this comment
I like any song dat's gotta do wit rednecks y'all know what I's sayin'.

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