You Make Me

Moderator: Moderators

Postby Well, Well, Well » Tue Feb 13, 2007 7:37 am

No topic for this song yet, I guess. Anyway, this has always been an unlikely favorite from Even Worse for me. It sort of gets lost amidst all the other popular songs on that album. My favorite line from the song is 'you make me wanna write a dozen book reports.' In my 7th grade reading class, we had to do 12 book reports over the course of the year (I did all R.L. Stine "Goosebumps" books). That line always makes me think of that.

What's your favorite line, etc?
taste is only something if it is yours.
User avatar
Well, Well, Well
Bob Rozga
 
Posts: 14000
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Wed Feb 25, 2004 10:28 am
Location: zoo

Postby adoggie » Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:16 am

Oh yeah, I remember that line too. :)
adoggie
Newbie
 
Posts: 24
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Thu Nov 02, 2006 2:11 am

Postby Bruce the Duck » Tue Feb 13, 2007 1:44 pm

I never really liked this song very much. I thought the melody was catchy enough, but the lyrics were kinda weak. I think it would be better if the subject of the song was better defined. Who is he singing it to? Who "makes him?" I don't know. He has other songs which basically list a bunch of funny situations ("One of Those Days," "Don't Wear Those Shoes," ""Confessions Part III," and a bunch of others) that have much stronger punchlines.

Eh.
User avatar
Bruce the Duck
Deliriously Dedicated
 
Posts: 25029
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Sat Apr 26, 2003 3:49 am
Location: Here

Postby jerAL » Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:29 pm

I love it. I love the clanking, swinging, stomping rhythm. I love the lyrics. He must be singing to my husband, because that's who makes me want to build a model of the Eiffel Tower out of Belgian waffles.
...man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter.
-Joseph Addison
User avatar
jerAL
Obsessed
 
Posts: 2045
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Wed May 21, 2003 10:51 pm
Location: California

Postby stupidsurgeon27 » Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:59 pm

This is actually one of my favorite songs off EW. The beat is way too catchy and I just love it.
"Mr. Kim, we're Starfleet officers. Weird is just part of the job." -Captain Janeway
User avatar
stupidsurgeon27
Deliriously Dedicated
 
Posts: 11241
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Fri Nov 02, 2001 2:00 am
Location: Omaha, NE

Postby R. Wappin » Tue Feb 13, 2007 11:08 pm

You make me wanna staple bagels to my face...

And listen to this-song-now.
www.wappincomics.com <- Mah syte.

The statement below is true.
The statement above is false.
User avatar
R. Wappin
Occasional
 
Posts: 96
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Thu Aug 24, 2006 8:42 pm
Location: Box under the stairs

Postby ducttapeearth » Wed Feb 14, 2007 1:43 am

I always loved the line "You make me want to watch a Care Bear movie."
User avatar
ducttapeearth
Obsessed
 
Posts: 1494
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Fri May 05, 2006 12:42 am

Postby WEIRDALexis279 » Wed Feb 14, 2007 1:49 am

I was never a big fan of this song. I found it to be a little annoying and not that funny. One of my least favorite Al songs.
User avatar
WEIRDALexis279
Off The Deep End
 
Posts: 3723
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Tue Oct 21, 2003 12:11 am
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Postby HappyGilmore » Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:00 pm

ducttapeearth @ Feb 14 2007, 12:43 AM wrote: I always loved the line "You make me want to watch a Care Bear movie."


That's a great line.
That's what you get when you let your heart win.
User avatar
HappyGilmore
Obsessed
 
Posts: 1892
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 5:19 pm
Location: Philly

Postby Super Sonic 5 » Sat Feb 17, 2007 6:24 am

Wasn't the line "When I'm with you I don't know whether I should study neroseurgery or go to see the Care Bears movie"
I'll be Mellow When I'm Dead!

Tonight, I'm going to blow your minds! I mean, literally blow your minds! - Al
User avatar
Super Sonic 5
Regular
 
Posts: 300
Likes: 0 post
Liked in: 0 post
Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2006 6:09 pm

Next

Return to Even Worse

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron