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Exclusive "Weird Al" Yankovic Music Video: FOIL (Parody of "Royals" by Lorde)
YouTube ^ | July 16, 2014 | "Weird Al" Yankovic

Posted on 07/16/2014 5:11:53 PM PDT by ConjunctionJunction

Exclusive "Weird Al" Yankovic Music Video: FOIL (Parody of "Royals" by Lorde)


TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Humor; Music/Entertainment
KEYWORDS: conspiracy; foil; humor; lorde; parody; royals; tinfoil; tinfoilhat; video; weirdal; yankovic
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1 posted on 07/16/2014 5:11:53 PM PDT by ConjunctionJunction
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2 posted on 07/16/2014 5:20:26 PM PDT by Oliviaforever
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What’s a ‘Lorde’?


3 posted on 07/16/2014 5:20:28 PM PDT by Viking2002 (Just because I'm paranoid, it doesn't mean I'm wrong.)
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To: ConjunctionJunction

The second half of the video is better, but the whole thing is good. I love Weird Al.

“Word Crimes” is excellent and right up at the top with White & Nerdy, IMHO.


4 posted on 07/16/2014 5:22:44 PM PDT by BuckeyeTexan (There are those that break and bend. I'm the other kind. ~Steve Earle)
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To: Viking2002
She is:


5 posted on 07/16/2014 5:23:03 PM PDT by ConjunctionJunction
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Love it!


6 posted on 07/16/2014 5:23:05 PM PDT by Theo (May Christ be exalted above all.)
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I don’t recognize the songs he’s parodying anymore. Guess I’m officially old.


7 posted on 07/16/2014 5:24:47 PM PDT by BinaryBoy ("Immigration Reform" is ballot stuffing)
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To: BuckeyeTexan

I really like his new “Tacky”, too. It’s very catchy!


8 posted on 07/16/2014 5:25:46 PM PDT by ConjunctionJunction
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While I am not a big fan of modern music I find ‘Royals’ to be a pretty neat song. Lorde has a very interesting voice and her harmonies are quite good. In my personal opinion Weird Al has outdone himself. This parody is sheer genius. I am off to the kitchen to make me a foil hat in his honor!


9 posted on 07/16/2014 5:27:12 PM PDT by kpbruinfan ("Time, if nothing else, will do its worst so do me a favor and tell me the good news first." - Peart)
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I’ve never even heard the song being parodied, never heard a lady gaga song either....disco rules!


10 posted on 07/16/2014 5:27:14 PM PDT by RginTN
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To: ConjunctionJunction

Spoof of “Royals” of a different kind.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBmCJEehYtU


11 posted on 07/16/2014 5:28:16 PM PDT by Eccl 10:2 (Prov 3:5 --- "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding")
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To: ConjunctionJunction; SeekAndFind

Ditto that. SeekAndFind posted that one the other day here:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/3180160/posts


12 posted on 07/16/2014 5:30:44 PM PDT by BuckeyeTexan (There are those that break and bend. I'm the other kind. ~Steve Earle)
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Very tall and sad clown! What was that? LOL!


13 posted on 07/16/2014 5:31:11 PM PDT by ConjunctionJunction
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Weird Al ping.


14 posted on 07/16/2014 5:32:13 PM PDT by BuckeyeTexan (There are those that break and bend. I'm the other kind. ~Steve Earle)
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I'll see your Lorde, and raise you a Wilko Johnson, with a Roger Daltrey high card......


15 posted on 07/16/2014 5:33:42 PM PDT by Viking2002 (Just because I'm paranoid, it doesn't mean I'm wrong.)
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I don’t recognize the songs he’s parodying anymore. Guess I’m officially old.

Count yourself among good company..

I googled the "original" version...I like Weird Al's version better...

16 posted on 07/16/2014 5:33:52 PM PDT by Popman ("Resistance to Tyrants is Obedience to God" - Thomas Jefferson)
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Being a KC Royal fan, I am familiar with the song and even though my musical tastes are much older, I found I liked the song. Weird Al hit a home run which is more than the Royals can do now days.


17 posted on 07/16/2014 5:35:28 PM PDT by Starstruck (If my reply offends, you probably don't understand sarcasm or criticism...or do.)
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To: ConjunctionJunction

Check out all of Postmodern Jukebox’s stuff. Here’s a fantastic cover of GnR’s “Sweet Child O’ Mine”:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJ3BAF_15yQ


18 posted on 07/16/2014 5:37:48 PM PDT by Eccl 10:2 (Prov 3:5 --- "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding")
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To: BuckeyeTexan

‘Bob’ by Weird Al.


19 posted on 07/16/2014 5:39:44 PM PDT by taterjay
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To: ConjunctionJunction

Were those the Reno 911 guys as the men in black?!?!?


20 posted on 07/16/2014 5:41:58 PM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Qui me amat, amat et canem meum.)
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