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Song Parodies -> "The Techie's Prayer"

Original Song Title:

"The Lord's Prayer"

Original Performer:

Traditional

Parody Song Title:

"The Techie's Prayer"

Parody Written by:

Phil Alexander

The Lyrics

I couldn't resist this one, after joking "O:, which art on server"... obviously "R:" fits the original better, though.

A couple of pronunciation notes:
"R:" - pronounced "R colon"
"TC/PIP" - as "tic-pip" rather than tee cee pee eye pee
"SCSI" - a bit like an apologising Italian: "scuzzy"
R:
Which art on server
Mirrored be thy RAID
Thy Admin Lord
Thy data stored
On tape as it is on hard disk

Give us this day our failure log
And test pass our UPS's
As we protect all with UPS backup
And log us into Active Directory
But deliver us from users

For thine is the network
The TC/PIP, the SCSI
Now, clever, endeavour:
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Tim Mayfield - June 10, 2005 - Report this comment
Profound Phil. I would have left the slash off of TCPIP instead of putting in the wrong place... just a nit pick. 5's
BIN there, DUN that, got the ERROR message.
Phil Alexander - June 10, 2005 - Report this comment
Yeah, Tim - you're probably right about leaving the slash out altogether, but written as TCP/IP, you always want to say it wrong. Some you WINS, some you lose ;-)
Rick C - June 10, 2005 - Report this comment
You're speaking my language....5s
AFW - June 10, 2005 - Report this comment
I feel like gettin' on my knees. sometimes with my PC, too..good job
Peter Andersson - June 13, 2005 - Report this comment
Why not "deliver us from Windows"? Or was this the wrong context for another shot at Big BG?
Phil Alexander - June 13, 2005 - Report this comment
"Users of Windows", even more so ;-) If you wonder why, have a look at this one: http://www.amiright.com/parody/60s/thebeatles426.shtml
martha - June 13, 2005 - Report this comment
too techie for me Phil!!

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