History ComicallyMissingThePoint / Music

9th Aug '16 12:28:42 AM Ereiam
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MAN, this ain't my dad, this is a CELLPHONE!"''

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MAN, [[LiteralMinded this ain't my dad, this is a CELLPHONE!"''
CELLPHONE!]]"''
9th Aug '16 12:26:14 AM Ereiam
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-->One of the verses also gives us this little gem:

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-->One **One of the verses also gives us this little gem:
8th Mar '16 7:38:33 AM MetaFour
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* Music/DanielAmos's album ''Music/{{Alarma}}'' has a short story in the liner notes. In one scene, a woman sees a starving child and goes to help. She hands the kid a piece of paper that says "I love you," then walks away.

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* Music/DanielAmos's Music/DanielAmos:
** The
album ''Music/{{Alarma}}'' has a short story in the liner notes. In one scene, a woman sees a starving child and goes to help. She hands the kid a piece of paper that says "I love you," then walks away.away.
** "Autographs for the Sick" (from ''{{Music/Doppelganger}}'') is about a huge, televangelist-hosted revival that winds up giving everyone exactly what they don't need:
-->Phonographs for the deaf, they can't hear you \\
Gloves for the amputees, they can't cheer you \\
Down at the stadium they're waiting for the end of the age\\
You're praying for the healthy while the lame never get to the stage
26th Feb '16 7:40:08 AM MetaFour
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* Music/DanielAmos's album ''Music/{{Alarma}}'' has a short story in the liner notes. In one scene, a woman sees a starving child and goes to help. She hands the kid a piece of paper that says "I love you," then walks away.
11th Jun '15 7:07:28 AM hideflomein
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* In Music/WeirdAlYankovic's song "I Get the Feeling You Don't Love Me Anymore", this is the calm conclusion the narrator reaches after the object of his affection has tried to ''murder him'' several times.

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* In Music/WeirdAlYankovic's song "I Get the Feeling You "You Don't Love Me Anymore", this is the calm conclusion the narrator reaches after the object of his affection has tried to ''murder him'' several times.times.
1st Apr '15 7:14:57 PM BluTaiger
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-->One of the verses also gives us this little gem:
-->''"At the Farmer's Market with my so-called girlfriend;\\
She hands me her cellphone, says it's my dad.\\
MAN, this ain't my dad, this is a CELLPHONE!"''
19th Mar '15 8:27:45 AM Polkaface99
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* In Music/WeirdAlKankovic's song "I Get the Feeling You Don't Love Me Anymore", this is the calm conclusion the narrator reaches after the object of his affection has tried to ''murder him'' several times.

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* In Music/WeirdAlKankovic's Music/WeirdAlYankovic's song "I Get the Feeling You Don't Love Me Anymore", this is the calm conclusion the narrator reaches after the object of his affection has tried to ''murder him'' several times.
19th Mar '15 8:27:32 AM Polkaface99
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* In Music/WeirdAlKankovic's song "I Get the Feeling You Don't Love Me Anymore", this is the calm conclusion the narrator reaches after the object of his affection has tried to ''murder him'' several times.
14th Nov '14 5:29:35 PM spiritsunami
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* In "Uneasy Rider" by the Charlie Daniels Band, the singer accuses another man of everything from being an undercover FBI agent to having a [[RedScare Commie flag]] tacked up on the wall of his garage. The man's rebuttal to this last charge is to deny that he has a garage.
31st Dec '13 11:39:06 AM FirebirdMaximus
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* Music/JimSteinman's monologue "Love and Death and an American Guitar", released on the Music/MeatLoaf album ''Back Into Hell'' as "Wasted Youth", catalogues the adventures of a boy who murders people with his guitar. Finally, he attacks his parents:
-->"... and just as I was about to bring the guitar crashing down upon the centre of the bed, my father woke up screaming 'Stop! Wait a minute! Stop it, boy! ''That's no way to treat an expensive musical instrument!"''

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* Music/JimSteinman's monologue "Love and Death and an American Guitar", released The radio-play censors appear to have succumbed to this, in airplay versions of Music/{{Aerosmith}}'s "Janie's Got A Gun": in a song about ParentalIncest, the one line they feel obliged to alter is "put a bullet in his brain". Right, ''that's'' the one thing about the song that makes its subject matter mature...
* Music/TheBeatles did this deliberately in many of their interviews.
--> '''Press:''' Does it bother you that you can't hear what you sing during concerts?
--> '''Music/JohnLennon:''' No, we don't mind. We've got the records at home.
* Music/FlightOfTheConchords has several songs about ComicallyMissingThePoint, most notably "Think About It", a goldmine of Missed Points.
--> ''"A man is lying
on the Music/MeatLoaf album ''Back Into Hell'' as "Wasted Youth", catalogues street \\
Some punk's chopped off his head\\
And I'm
the adventures of a boy only one who murders people with his guitar. Finally, he attacks his parents:
-->"... and just as I was about
stops to bring the guitar crashing down upon the centre of the bed, my father woke up screaming 'Stop! Wait a minute! Stop it, boy! ''That's no way to treat an expensive musical instrument!"''see if he's dead\\
Turns out he's dead"''



* Music/JimSteinman's monologue "Love and Death and an American Guitar", released on the Music/MeatLoaf album ''Back Into Hell'' as "Wasted Youth", catalogues the adventures of a boy who murders people with his guitar. Finally, he attacks his parents:
-->"... and just as I was about to bring the guitar crashing down upon the centre of the bed, my father woke up screaming 'Stop! Wait a minute! Stop it, boy! ''That's no way to treat an expensive musical instrument!"''
* Comes up at the end of Music/TheLonelyIsland's "I Threw It On the Ground"; The singer is an over-the-top JerkAss who keeps throwing things people give him on the ground because of his HairTriggerTemper leading him to proclaim he's "not part of your system!" When his behavior pisses off a pair of actors who proceed to taze him for it, he concludes "the moral of this story is...''you can't trust the system, man!''"



* The radio-play censors appear to have succumbed to this, in airplay versions of Music/{{Aerosmith}}'s "Janie's Got A Gun": in a song about ParentalIncest, the one line they feel obliged to alter is "put a bullet in his brain". Right, ''that's'' the one thing about the song that makes its subject matter mature...
* Comes up at the end of Music/TheLonelyIsland's "I Threw It On the Ground"; The singer is an over-the-top JerkAss who keeps throwing things people give him on the ground because of his HairTriggerTemper leading him to proclaim he's "not part of your system!" When his behavior pisses off a pair of actors who proceed to taze him for it, he concludes "the moral of this story is...''you can't trust the system, man!''"
* Music/TheBeatles did this deliberately in many of their interviews.
--> '''Press:''' Does it bother you that you can't hear what you sing during concerts?
--> '''Music/JohnLennon:''' No, we don't mind. We've got the records at home.
* Music/FlightOfTheConchords has several songs about ComicallyMissingThePoint, most notably "Think About It", a goldmine of Missed Points.
--> ''"A man is lying on the street \\
Some punk's chopped off his head\\
And I'm the only one who stops to see if he's dead\\
Turns out he's dead"''

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