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These are lyrics by Burl Ives that we think are kind of funny.

Funniest Lyrics, Burl Ives

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Burl Ives', "A Holly Jolly Christmas"
The Funny Lyrics:
And when you walk down the street,
Say hello to friends you know,
And everyone you meet.
Why They're funny:
Friends you know? Um...ok? Wouldn't "friends you know well" work? Or "people you know"? Or would that just throw off the rhythm of the song?
Submitted by: Bri
Burl Ives', "A Holly Jolly Christmas"
The Funny Lyrics:
Have a cup of cheer
Why They're funny:
It sounds like this song is encouraging people to drink laundry detergent, although that's most likely NOT the "cheer" that Mr. Ives is referring to. But seriously, cheer is not a liquid, so it doesn't seem possible to have a cup of it.
Submitted by: Mort

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