So dumb it’s clever

May 28, 2008
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This is a bit of a stretch for inclusion here at The Word but I can’t help it. It’s a clever use of words, so I’m calling it valid. If anyone knows where this originated, please let me know – I got it in an email from a friend and it really made me laugh. It’s one of those nerdy, clever things that’s surprisingly entertaining.

Graphical Representations of Popular Songs

To be fair, not all of these songs are that popular. They just lend themselves well to the concept. Like this one for example:

Whatever happened to Right Said Fred anyway?

I don’t really care where Rick Astley went. I’m just glad he’s gone.

Love is a feature of the large majority of songs, naturally. Here are two very important concepts:

And talking of love, here’s something a little more controversial:

I can’t explain why exactly, but for some reason these last two are by far my favourites:

So there you go. Sorry about that, I just felt the need to share.

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4 Responses to So dumb it’s clever

  1. Stormy on May 29, 2008 at 1:56 pm

    I’m just glad he’s gone.
    He’s not gone, he’s living in infamy on the internet as the dreaded rickroll…>_>

  2. alan on May 29, 2008 at 4:11 pm

    Really? I’m just going to take your word for that.

    *shudder*

  3. Stormy on May 29, 2008 at 10:19 pm

    This should help explain the terrifying phenomenon…

    Rickroll

  4. alan on May 29, 2008 at 10:30 pm

    Man, the internet is a funny place!

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