Weird Al’s ‘Blurred Lines’ parody skewers Reddit and doge for grammar crimes

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Weird Al plans to release a new music video every day for eight straight days, and for day two he’s taking on Robin Thicke’s infectious (and controversial) single “Blurred Lines.” Al’s version is called “Word Crimes,” and it’s a general send-up of people with poor grammar. “If you can’t write in the proper way / if you don’t know how to conjugate,” Al opens, “maybe you flunked that class / and maybe now you find that people mock you online.” Al eventually delves into some brief grammar lessons, so you might actually learn a thing or two about parts of speech by listening.

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