Playground Parodies

05/02/2017



Playground Parodies and Poems. We all recall at some or part of them. Jesus Christ Superstar, went round the corner on a Yamaha. Jingle Bells, Batman smells. How do they originate and spread so quickly and what do the recurring themes tell us about our children and child selves? Linguistics Prof Mark Amsler has looked into this secret world and has some fascinating insights and examples. WARNING WARNING. EXPLICIT CONTENT

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