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TMS Song Lyric Differences

Discussion in 'Classic Muppets' started by Whatnot1988, Apr 6, 2016.

  1. Whatnot1988

    Whatnot1988 Well-Known Member

    Here's a thread to compare the differences in the lyrics of songs performed on TMS vs. their original versions, as it was a common practice for the TMS writers to edit the lyrics for their purposes.

    Episode 214: Elton John
    Goodbye Yellow Brick Road:
    This stanza is gone: "What do you think you'll do then/I bet they'll shoot down your plane/it'll take you a couple of vodka and tonics/to set you on your feet again."

    Episode 201: Don Knotts
    What a Wonderful World (sung by Rowlf):
    I hear babies cry/I watch them grow/they'll learn much more/than I'll ever know
    TMS: I hear puppies cry/I watch you grow/you'll learn much more/than I'll ever know
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