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cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 09:34 AM
Apparently, "wrapped up like a douche" is incorrect.

SP1966
05-24-2014, 09:42 AM
Our oldest daughter used to sing "Do a little dance, make a little love, get donuts"! She also used to sing "My name is Chris and I am funky" instead of "My name is Prince..."

She's also the daughter who upon hearing a classic song tells us it sucks and the original is better. Of course the one she thinks is the original isn't and the one she thinks isn't, is.

Yes, her blonde goes deeper than her roots!

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 09:47 AM
I never understood why CCR would sing about "There's a bathroom on the right"

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 09:58 AM
And almost everything by Bob Dylan.

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 09:59 AM
Apparently, "wrapped up like a douche" is incorrect.

wut?

...and all these years singing it like that. I feel cheated and slightly butt hurt from all the "douching"...

So what is the line then?

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 10:02 AM
wut?

...and all these years singing it like that. I feel cheated and slightly butt hurt from all the "douching"...

So what is the line then?

Revved up like a deuce.

Even knowing it correctly, I still sing it wrong

TubbyDad
05-24-2014, 10:04 AM
wut?

...and all these years singing it like that. I feel cheated and slightly butt hurt from all the "douching"...

So what is the line then?

"Manfred Mann's Earth Band's recording of the song features several changed lyrics. The most prominent change is in the chorus, where Springsteen's "cut loose like a deuce" is replaced with "revved up like a deuce."[2][3][4] This is commonly misheard as "wrapped up like a douche" (the V sound in "revved" is almost unpronounced, and the S sound in "deuce" comes across as "SH" due to a significant lisp)."[5][6] Springsteen himself has joked about the controversy, claiming that it was not until Manfred Mann rewrote the song to be about a feminine hygiene product that it became popular.[7]"

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blinded_by_the_Light

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 10:11 AM
Revved up like a deuce.

Even knowing it correctly, I still sing it wrong

Ditto...too late in life to stop douching...

so-tex
05-24-2014, 10:32 AM
I always thought BTO's Taking Care of Business sounded like Baking Carrot Biscuit's.

DuracellBunny
05-24-2014, 01:18 PM
Bohemian Rhapsody is full of bits that people get wrong.

Skip the light fantastic instead of skip the light fandango in whiter shide of pale is pretty normal too.

DocHoss
05-24-2014, 02:06 PM
I always thought it was "wake up like a douche"


Let's not forget, "Don't let me down, Bruce!"

paolo59
05-24-2014, 02:19 PM
I don't even try to understand the lyrics to most songs, way back in the day, much less now. I never could tell what the hell they were saying. :(

velvetmudhole
05-24-2014, 02:19 PM
Apparently, "wrapped up like a douche" is incorrect.


Revved up like a deuce

scullin
05-24-2014, 03:06 PM
Revved up like a deuce.

Even knowing it correctly, I still sing it wrong

Yup, ive know the right lyrics for years but prefer the douche version in my head. Makes me lol every time.

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 03:35 PM
I always thought it was "wake up like a douche"


Let's not forget, "Don't let me down, Bruce!"
It's not Bruce?

Mind=blown

What the hell is it?

Brackneyc
05-24-2014, 05:39 PM
What about the Dun-der Chief?

scullin
05-24-2014, 06:15 PM
It's not Bruce?

Mind=blown

What the hell is it?
http://m.metrolyrics.com/dont-bring-me-down-lyrics-electric-light-orchestra.html

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 06:24 PM
http://m.metrolyrics.com/dont-bring-me-down-lyrics-electric-light-orchestra.html

I thought so.

But.. even if was different, I'd still sing it that way. ;)

JediRN
05-24-2014, 07:23 PM
For 25+ years I thought it was "We gonna jam at a light house" instead of "Big ol' jet airliner."

I'll still sing it my way even though I know better now.

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 08:20 PM
I always thought it was "wake up like a douche"


Let's not forget, "Don't let me down, Bruce!"

So it's not Bruce? You guys don't even want to know how we sang "Bang a Gong"...

scullin
05-24-2014, 08:31 PM
So it's not Bruce? You guys don't even want to know how we sang "Bang a Gong"...It is Bruce.


You got me runnin' goin' out of my mind
You got me thinkin' that I'm wastin' my time

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You wanna stay out with your fancy friends
I'm tellin' you it's go to be the end

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

What happened to the girl, I used to known
You let your mind out somewhere down the road

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You're always talkin' 'bout your crazy nights
One of these days you're gonna get it right

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Ooo

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

You're lookin' good just like a snake in the grass
One of these days you're gonna break your glass

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, no no no no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down, down, down, down, down, down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 08:39 PM
It is Bruce.


You got me runnin' goin' out of my mind
You got me thinkin' that I'm wastin' my time

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You wanna stay out with your fancy friends
I'm tellin' you it's go to be the end

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

What happened to the girl, I used to known
You let your mind out somewhere down the road

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You're always talkin' 'bout your crazy nights
One of these days you're gonna get it right

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Ooo

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

You're lookin' good just like a snake in the grass
One of these days you're gonna break your glass

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, no no no no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down, down, down, down, down, down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

So you got CBB all riled up for nothing? lol...

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 08:40 PM
What about the Dun-der Chief?

Why can't I picture the song you are referring to? I may need a hint to get through some cobwebs...

jeffaus
05-24-2014, 08:47 PM
Revved up like a deuce.

Even knowing it correctly, I still sing it wrongYou singing is just plain wrong

scullin
05-24-2014, 08:49 PM
Why can't I picture the song you are referring to? I may need a hint to get through some cobwebs...Dirty Deeds ....done dirt cheap (AC/DC)

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so-tex
05-24-2014, 08:50 PM
It is Bruce.


You got me runnin' goin' out of my mind
You got me thinkin' that I'm wastin' my time

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You wanna stay out with your fancy friends
I'm tellin' you it's go to be the end

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

What happened to the girl, I used to known
You let your mind out somewhere down the road

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

You're always talkin' 'bout your crazy nights
One of these days you're gonna get it right

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, Ooo

Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down, Bruce
Don't bring me down

You're lookin' good just like a snake in the grass
One of these days you're gonna break your glass

Don't bring me down, no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

Don't bring me down, no no no no no no no no
I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me down, down, down, down, down, down

I'll tell you once more
Before I get off the floor
Don't bring me downYou worked pretty hard putting this up, didn't ya. :)

scullin
05-24-2014, 08:51 PM
You worked pretty hard putting this up, didn't ya. :)Cut and paste. I work smart not hard. lol

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 09:03 PM
Dirty Deeds ....done dirt cheap (AC/DC)

whQQpwwvSh4

I should have known that considering my leg night consists of ACDC followed by ACDC and ends with ACDC. Their music makes me angry in the gym...profit!

so-tex
05-24-2014, 09:10 PM
I should have known that considering my leg night consists of ACDC followed by ACDC and ends with ACDC. Their music makes me angry in the gym...profit!Same here. Sadly, I must spread some reps before giving some to doucheman again. :(

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 09:22 PM
Back to the douche song...am I the only one who thought it was "roamer in the night"? My whole life seems disingenuous now...

cowboybiker
05-24-2014, 09:23 PM
You singing is just plain wronghttp://i.imgur.com/oEwlt.gif

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 09:23 PM
Same here. Sadly, I must spread some reps before giving some to doucheman again. :(

same...lol

Fishman15
05-24-2014, 09:26 PM
http://i.imgur.com/oEwlt.gif

That was rich...lol on spread

Fishman15
05-26-2014, 08:54 PM
I was singing the "creatine" song...you know "she don't lie, she don't lie, she don't lie...creatine" while doing some heavy BBR in the rack today and someone told me that they he was not saying "creatine". I called BS till I got home and checked it and now sad. I already feel 10% weaker...

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jeffaus
05-26-2014, 09:19 PM
I was singing the "creatine" song...you know "she don't lie, she don't lie, she don't lie...creatine" while doing some heavy BBR in the rack today and someone told me that they he was not saying "creatine". I called BS till I got home and checked it and now sad. I already feel 10% weaker...

Q3L4spg8vyoDo you even fish?

Fishman15
05-26-2014, 09:46 PM
Do you even fish?

Does BH take selfies?

http://forum.bodybuilding.com/showthread.php?t=162105891

Are you really from China? lol

scullin
05-27-2014, 09:12 PM
When he says 'etch-a-sketch' he's really saying 'Catch as catch, catch as catch'


Been obsessing over this song lately, not because of those lyrics though just because it's a great song.
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velvetmudhole
05-27-2014, 09:25 PM
It's not Bruce?

Mind=blown

What the hell is it?


It's actually Groos

ChickenPauk
05-28-2014, 09:05 AM
Got this one wrong in my youth:

Life is a highway
I want to ride it ....ON MY OWN !!!!

ChazWood
05-28-2014, 12:17 PM
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit. (http://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/nirvana/smellsliketeenspirit.html)

See how much you knew. :)

V-240
05-28-2014, 07:06 PM
http://i.chzbgr.com/maxW500/436473088/h634FC646/

http://i.chzbgr.com/maxW500/436473088/h634FC646/

Fishman15
05-28-2014, 08:55 PM
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit. (http://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/nirvana/smellsliketeenspirit.html)

See how much you knew. :)

Good example! I pretty much flunked the whole song including the chorus...

NOVACommute
05-29-2014, 08:09 AM
As a child I used to think that Sheena Easton's "For Your Eyes Only" was saying "For you're my zombie." I could never understand why my mother would listen to a song about zombies.

Since the song came out in 1981 and I was born in 1978, I must have been four or five when I first made this [incorrect] realization.

tlema1
05-29-2014, 08:48 AM
And of course the classic Hendrix line 'Scuse me, while I kiss this guy

Fishman15
08-09-2014, 09:14 PM
When did they change...

Are you reeling in the yeast,
Storing away the time,
Are you gathering up the geese,
Have you had enough of mine...

I guess 1 for 4 isn't terrible...


...for baseball...


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After watching Bill Cosby with that 70's porno stache, I am so growing that back...:D

Fishman15
08-09-2014, 09:24 PM
More Steely Dan...

The man who stole your "WALLET" is incorrect...

I call blasphemy!!!


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cowboybiker
08-09-2014, 10:07 PM
"Sweet dreams are made of these" is actually "Sweet dreams are made of this"

Cass40
08-10-2014, 05:37 AM
"Sweet dreams are made of these" is actually "Sweet dreams are made of this"

No, it's "Sweet cream is made of cheese. Who am I to disagree. Traveled the world in generic jeans.."

silverlightning
08-10-2014, 07:39 AM
No, it's "Sweet cream is made of cheese. Who am I to disagree. Traveled the world in generic jeans.."

had to rep on this one and lol'd softly as my wife lay soundly asleep next to me.

Cass40
08-10-2014, 07:45 AM
had to rep on this one and lol'd softly as my wife lay soundly asleep next to me.

It was from a movie, actually. The guy ended up divorcing his wife cause he just couldn't stand her singing the song wrong.
He was like, you really think Annie Lennox would sing "traveled the world in generic jeans?".

Fishman15
08-10-2014, 07:53 AM
No, it's "Sweet cream is made of cheese. Who am I to disagree. Traveled the world in generic jeans.."


Cass, those lines are actually wayyyy better than the original...:D

silverlightning
08-10-2014, 05:40 PM
It was from a movie, actually. The guy ended up divorcing his wife cause he just couldn't stand her singing the song wrong.
He was like, you really think Annie Lennox would sing "traveled the world in generic jeans?".

which movie?

Frnkd
08-11-2014, 10:59 AM
what's an "el-lo-man-o-pee" it follows K

:D

Cass40
08-11-2014, 12:26 PM
which movie?

Can't remember the name. It was about a newlywed couple that realized they were totally incompatible, and ended up getting a divorce.
One of the husband's pet peeves was that she always sang all the lyrics wrong.

theKurp
08-11-2014, 12:43 PM
This topic wouldn't be complete without mentioning the most mispronounced line in the history of lyrics. I refer you to Rocket Man, by Elton John.

"Rocket man burning out his fuse up here alone"

residesinAZ
08-11-2014, 12:52 PM
dun'der chief is wrong by the way.

Its clearly: "Dirty deeds, done with sheep"

cowboybiker
08-11-2014, 02:46 PM
Can't remember the name. It was about a newlywed couple that realized they were totally incompatible, and ended up getting a divorce.
One of the husband's pet peeves was that she always sang all the lyrics wrong.

So its a chick flick.






No wonder I don't know about it.

Cass40
08-11-2014, 02:54 PM
So its a chick flick.






No wonder I don't know about it.

Lol.. I remember when we went to see "He's just not that into you" with my hubby, and he was like the only guy in the audience. :D