Category Archives: Filking

New words to old tunes.

za zen it zuckz zometimez or The Voter’s Dilemma

… OR MAYBE NOT CAUTION: The tone of this post is more serious than the general tenor of this blog. If you’re looking for giggles or lots of snark, there’s plenty of other stuff here and elsewhere. Up to you. … Continue reading

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Bumpitz the Tea Party Doll and Some Shoes By Golly!

Monikering Michele Bachmann Midge® McCarthy got me thinking about tea parties and party dolls and plastic dolls and rubber dollies. So off to the Google machine I went and look what I found: a commercial for Crumpet the Tea Party … Continue reading

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The Circus Comes to Town

Lots of things happening since my last post. I took some time off from excessive news immersion and had an adventure. Actually, I became a small speck on the pages of history. Perhaps one day some dizzy-headed broad with an … Continue reading

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Bartender, Hit Me Again and Make It a Triple

Last week I wrote a post about the Palinpalooza Traveling Road Show and Political Action Circus The Double Talk Digress goes on a Maniacal Mystery Tour that led to How do you make a Siren with America on the Rocks? … Continue reading

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¿Que? Sarah, Sarah

Perhaps this bit of poetry will suit Mrs. Palin. It filks nicely to a tune that Doris Day made popular. ¿Que? Sarah, Sarah When I was still a governor I told some people, that I would see Jesus return, in … Continue reading

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Filking Find — Wonderful World?

Urban Dictionary Filk: The art of changing published and/or known music lyrics to fit a specific theme. Different lyrics sung to a well known tune. A common filk: Jingle Bell, Batman smells…. To filk or not to filk? Some people … Continue reading

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