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Offline Volcanogirl

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #210 on: October 03, 2015, 04:19:58 AM »
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Crystal Ballroom: Human toes are what we leave behind.  ???

It's really "the human story is what love leaves behind". Apparently. I never hear that.  ;D

I like your line better !  ;D

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #211 on: January 28, 2016, 12:10:45 AM »
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COBL- See the beauty inside of me- see the beauty in sodomy
I used to sing it like this for comedy effect.

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #212 on: January 28, 2016, 05:27:55 PM »
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A couple of mine--"ISHFWILF: "I have kissed haunted lips" (been singing this for 27 yrs, only found out the correct verse last yr!)

"Morleigh, you tea, you toast, you sugar" (I suspect I'm not the only one who  made this mistake)

whats the 2nd one from?

ISHF - "i have spoke with a ton of angels"
This.

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #213 on: January 29, 2016, 02:59:35 PM »
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A couple of mine--"ISHFWILF: "I have kissed haunted lips" (been singing this for 27 yrs, only found out the correct verse last yr!)

"Morleigh, you tea, you toast, you sugar" (I suspect I'm not the only one who  made this mistake)

whats the 2nd one from?

ISHF - "i have spoke with a ton of angels"
This.

The second quote is from Sleep like a baby tonight. And yes, I also heard "Morleigh" in there.

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #214 on: January 16, 2017, 06:58:18 AM »
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  While watching ISHFWILF video with subtitles on, friend says, "Well I've had that one wrong."
  Actual line, "I have spoke with the tongue of angels."
  Friend thought, "I have spoke with a tonne of angels."
 
Ha ha .... nothing wrong with some good friends to talk to !

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #215 on: January 29, 2017, 09:27:27 AM »
"Through light projected he can see himself up close"

I heard this as:
'Through a light projection he can see himself up above'

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #216 on: February 02, 2017, 10:49:48 AM »
In Zooropa I thought he said you have the rations to get you though the night instead of the right shoes.

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #217 on: May 13, 2017, 07:31:41 PM »
When I was young, I used to think the end of Another Time Another Place was "Lemon Cheesecake Gourmet", like it was some kind of clandestine teenage party Bono had been to.....

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #218 on: May 13, 2017, 11:42:27 PM »
At first, I felt pretty certain that Bono was singing "the world you cannot save" rather than "the words you cannot say" in The Little Things That Give You Away.

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #219 on: May 23, 2017, 01:54:02 PM »
Ultraviolet
"When I was all messed up, and I HAD A BRAIN IN MY HEAD"

I read the lyrics like scripture in college, but somehow forgot about opera in his head and turned it into this weirdness!

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #220 on: May 24, 2017, 02:28:03 AM »
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I don't get the cherry thing but I know a screen name on this very forum is cherryyoudancewithme.


and another  screen name here is Charity Dance

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #221 on: May 24, 2017, 06:11:12 AM »
I posted this somewhere else but I always misheard "ultraviolet love" as "ultraviolet man". Which led me to visualizing a cartoony Bono superhero

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #222 on: May 24, 2017, 06:15:43 AM »
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I posted this somewhere else but I always misheard "ultraviolet love" as "ultraviolet man". Which led me to visualizing a cartoony Bono superhero
violet/purple Bono? not sure that's a good thing!

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #223 on: May 24, 2017, 06:21:18 AM »
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I posted this somewhere else but I always misheard "ultraviolet love" as "ultraviolet man". Which led me to visualizing a cartoony Bono superhero
violet/purple Bono? not sure that's a good thing!
Haha. It's so funny, too. When I realized what they were really singing I couldn't figure out how I'd misheard it in the first place!

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Re: Misheard Lyrics
« Reply #224 on: May 24, 2017, 10:05:10 AM »
Baby every dog on the street, knows that we're in love with dipped feet...


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