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Weird Al Endures

New Yorker (blog) - 14 Jul 2014
The last time that “Weird Al” Yankovic seemed to enjoy cultural relevance as a parody artist may simply have been the last time that you were twelve years old. For me, that puts it at his album “Bad Hair Day,” from 1996, which featured the song “Amish ...
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The Year in Boxed Sets, From Weird Al to Frank Zappa

New York Times - 20 Dec 2017
What's past is product. Career retrospectives, live recordings, archival digs and technological upgrades share the landscape of boxed sets released this year, bringing new perspective to both superstars and cult figures. Here, the music critics of The ...
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Weird Al Yankovic to play Foxwoods - 29 Dec 2017
Weird Al Yankovic to play Foxwoods. Updated December 29, 2017 at 7:32 AM ; Posted December 29, 2017 at 7:31 AM. "Weird Al" Yankovic - Fat. Comment. 0 shares. By Donnie Moorhouse. Special to The Republican. Parody pop star Weird Al Yankovic is coming to ...
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Dr. Demento, unsung punk hero, gets his due on new album

The Herald-Times - 18 Jan 2018
As the zany-but-brainy on-air alter ego of music historian Barret Hansen, veteran radio show host Dr. Demento has championed the career of “Weird Al” Yankovic, the wacky music of humorists Spike Jones, Allen Sherman, Stan Freberg and Tom Lehrer, and ...
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Ten Years Later, Albuquerque Is Still Breaking Bad's Town

Vanity Fair - 17 Jan 2018
“The people who make up the community, all of you and everyone else here, have been so wonderful and so giving.” Before Breaking Bad came to town, the city's previous claim to fame—if it had one—was about two dozen particularly rowdy episodes of COPS ...
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GO! List 1-18-18

Uniontown Herald Standard - 18 Jan 2018
28, 2018, $36, $40, $46, $5; Celtic Hurricane, March 3, 7:30 p.m., $10, $23, $25, $29, $31; Foreigner, March 8 at 8 p.m., $75, $85, $95, $105, $125, $150; Musical Landscapes, March 17 at 7:30 p.m., $15, $27, $33, $35, $48; Daughtry, March 20 at 7:30 p ...
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Why championship game will be a little weird for ex-Alabama TE - 07 Jan 2018
"It's been kind of a weird experience," Vogler said during the Georgia media day event Saturday morning a Phillips Arena. "I keep using the word weird but it's going to be different seeing all the people that sort of taught me the game of football on ...
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10 Things You Didn't Know about “Captain Underpants”

TVOvermind - 17 Jan 2018
Thinking that he would be a nice person if he were someone else they convince him that he is Captain Underpants, a comic book hero that both boys agree he resembles. When a real mad scientist comes to town posing as a teacher however Captain Underpants ...
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Steve DeAngelo on 'Disjointed' Parody: 'My Feelings Were Hurt'

CelebStoner - 17 Jan 2018
"It's like a badge of honor if Weird Al does a parody or SNL." (Debra Borchardt). • "Maybe you will garner a guest appearance and bring some REAL education and information to this show." (Bleedin KS Advocate." And at Facebook: • "Good leaders must be ...
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Remember Your Birthday For Fifty Years

Hackaday - 16 Jan 2018
In 58 years, I've never forgotten my birthday. Even if I did, someone in the family will remember. Plus, my great, great, great grandfather died on the same day, 103 years before me. Martin Luther King III, Weird Al Yonkovitch, Amanda Sternberg (from ...
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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Postapocalyptic Tweets

The New Yorker (satire) - 22 Dec 2017
(P.S. I told the wife this and she rolled her eyes.) Just choreographed a “Thriller” zombie dance with actual zombies. Ran into a fan who asked me to sign his torso. Well, technically, not his torso. It was one he had with him. Like, in a bag. Anyway ...
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These Trader Joe's Products Work Perfectly as Beatles Lyrics

Food & Wine - 08 Jan 2018
It's a common occurrence: You're shopping for your weekly groceries or picking up a few items to make dinner and suddenly you find you've started humming a tune that's been stuck your head or playing over the grocery store loudspeaker. And while the ...
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The Unexpected Longevity of 'Weird Al' Yankovic

Vulture - 14 Dec 2017
Just what is revealed in admitting here that the most important album of my freshman year in high school was a dubbed TDK cassette with 2 Live Crew's As Nasty As They Want to Be on one side and “Weird Al” Yankovic's breakout 1984 album 3-D on the flip ...

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