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These are lyrics by Talking Heads that we think are kind of funny.

Funniest Lyrics, Talking Heads

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Talking Heads', "Burning Down The House"
The Funny Lyrics:
Three hundred sixty five degrees
Burning down the house
Why They're funny:
As a temperature, of course it's going to burn. But what's intriguing is that if you think of this many "degrees" as angular measure, it's just a shade more than a complete revolution, so maybe it could have a double meaning.
Submitted by: Quyjibo
Talking Heads', "Once In A Lifetime"
The Funny Lyrics:
There is water, at the bottom of the ocean!
Why They're funny:
Well, in essence this is actually untrue because the ocean is made out of water so he is implying that the bottom of the ocean is made of water, but the top is also, so that is only stating the obvious. The bottom of the ocean, of course, is the lower bound of the ocean itself, and so the "bottom" is bounded by the ocean floor (which is solid ground).
Submitted by: Mikey

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