My Top 7 parody videos – because the theme is seven, not eight.
Some of these videos contain humor that may be offensive and/or inappropriate for younger readers. I am taking part in The Write Tribe Festival of Words 1st – 7th September 2013, and the theme is “seven.” But when have you ever known me to follow directions exactly?
Too bad the VMA Awards didn’t issue that warning before broadcasting Miley’s twerking into space… watch Captain Kirk and the rest of the crew react to her performance:
Always over-the-top, Lady Gaga really pushed the envelope with “Telephone,” and I think we all wondered how she got Beyoncé to go along with all that nonsense. Catchy tune, weird video. Well, now we know:
Movies & TV
Here’s a charming plea from Anne Hathaway’s double to award her the Oscar for her performance in Les Misérables:
Seriously, who isn’t hooked on Game of Thrones? And not just for all the sex and nudity. (Hey, I like dragons. And Puff wasn’t about drugs. And, anyway…) Unfortunately, some of us don’t get HBO and have to wait for it on DVD.
A lot of folks didn’t understand this song any better than they understood Twitter. A lot of folks still don’t.
Which begs the question…
But this is one of my all time favorites – I mean, how often does someone parody one of the hits of the 1790s?
And just as a bonus, because I went and dragged MySpace into this, making it feel unfinished if there’s nothing to round out the list and make it a “Top 8” – here’s a link to one of my favorite YouTube channels: The Tom Lehrer Wisdom Channel.