Your Obedient Serpent (athelind) wrote,
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Abuses of the Common Meter

Last night's poll about "The Green Hills of Earth" inspired a wave of "Other" responses, all listing a different song in the Common Meter.

Some of them work for me; some of them don't. (The Yellow Rose of Texas? Seriously??)

But one thing's for sure: after a while of trying to sing these lyrics to all these different tunes, the tunes all start to run together in your head ...




Tags: earworm, good idea bad idea, green hills of earth, meme, multimedia, music, poll, video
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