Say The Things

by Telling Dad on June 6, 2010

This song parody has been a long time coming, but it’s finally here!

I wrote these lyrics to the tune of “Seven Things” after promising the daughter of some friends of ours back in Texas that I’d write a parody to a Miley Cyrus song. I had originally planned to sing it myself but it didn’t take me long to realize that this would have been a complete disaster.

I decided to hire a fantastic vocalist out of Canada (Rachel Ferguson) and she absolutely nailed it. It was soooo cool to hear her bring my lyrics to life. She did an amazing job and she’ll be back on future parodies.

I tweeted, begged, and asked my bloggy buddies if they’d like to participate in the music video and what you’re about to see is the collaborative work of all those bloggers.

I want to thank everyone who sent video clips (you are all fawned over underneath the video) and I hope you’ll be up for an encore.

With that, I bring you “Say the Things”, which is my commentary on the importance of commentary. I figure, if I’m going to obsess over comments, why not at least have some fun with it, right?

Oh, and if you don’t comment after watching this? Then we need to talk. ;)

UPDATED WITH MP3! I’ve had some requests for the MP3 version of the song and I’m flattered to know that it’ll be on some iPods. ;) Click here to download the MP3 Version.

(Lyrics are below the video)

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Video All-Stars

Nicole (and son…or stalker outside) of Good Golly Miss Blondie – http://goodgollymissblondie.com
Jenny of The Bloggess – http://www.thebloggess.com
Trisha (and hubby and daughter) of Mom Dot – http://www.momdot.com
Kadi of Womb At the Innsane – http://www.kadiprescott.com
Alexes (and daughter) of One Cluttered Brain – http://oneclutteredbrain.blogspot.com
Jennifer of Eighty MPH Mom – http://www.eightymphmom.com
Gena (and head of kiddo) of The Morris Bunch Blog – http://themorrisbunchblog.com
Melinda of Look What Mom Found – http://www.lookwhatmomfound.com
Lee of My Sentiments Exact Lee – http://mysentimentexactlee.com
Lisa of Is It Monday Already? – http://www.isitmondayalready.com
Tina of Mad Hatter Mom – http://www.madhattermom.com
Kim of Shop With Me Mama – http://www.shopwithmemama.com
Sharon of Sharon Blog – http://www.sharonblog.com
Lisa (and sons) of Crazy Adventures in Parenting – http://www.crazyadventuresinparenting.com
Greg (and wife and daughter and son) of Telling Dad (duh) – http://www.tellingdad.com

Frantic Mommy also sent a clip but the video quality didn’t make the cut. She knows. But I still want her included in my thanks! :)

Want the Lyrics?

We probably shouldn’t post this,
But it’s time that we declared,

Even though we love to read comments,
Few words are ever shared.

If it’s great and you don’t say it,
It’s not possible for us to know you cared.

Some feel their blog is, done in vain
But this is something you can change

If you just shared down here,

And say the things we want out of you!

And say the things we want out of you, oh you!

“You’re great!” “You’re blessed!” “Your blog’s the best!”
“I’m in love!” “So impressed!”

“You make me laugh!” “You make me cry!”
“You always share great things to buy!”

“Your words, they’re gold!”
“When they crafted you, they broke the mold.”

“I’ll Tweet it to everyone I know.”

“And to prove to you how much I love what you do,
Here’s a comment for you.”

It’s awkward when it’s silent,
After all we had to write,

By adding just a few words,
You can help us sleep at night.

Take a minute, just to write it.
Please express it, if you liked it.
Let’s be clear

It keeps us coming back
When you show us love down here

And say the things we want out of you!

“You’re great!” “You’re blessed!” “Your blog’s the best!”
“I’m in love!” “So impressed!”

“You make me laugh!” “You make me cry!”
“You always share great things to buy!”

“Your words, they’re gold!”
“When they crafted you, they broke the mold.”

“I’ll Tweet it to everyone I know.”

“And to prove to you how much I love what you do,
Here’s a comment for you.”

We don’t need validation,
On every post we write,

But comments are a great way to tell us that you like…

All the things we’re sharing with you!

Our lives, our news, product reviews,
How to win a Disney Cruise.

Some funny jokes, some tugged heartstrings
And how to save money on lots of things.

The food we cook,
A wonderful book, our brand new look.

We’d love to see your comments down below.

And there’s one thing we’ll all say when you do.

And that is “Thank You”. Thank you.

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{ 195 comments… read them below or add one }

Jayme June 5, 2010 at 10:04 pm

Love it!!
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one cluttered brain June 5, 2010 at 11:10 pm

That. Was. Awesome.

So worth the wait.

Thank YOU.

And I will comment from here on out.

I am up at 3:15 in the morning cause I can't sleep.

Your webpage won't open in Google Chrome. I'm in Firefox instead. *sigh*

Love it.

Wow.

So worth the wait.

Thank You for including me.

Love Mad Hatter Mom.

And Jennifer @eightymphmom.

Love it.

You are AWESOME Greg.

Am I going to see you mingle ever again?
:)
.-= one cluttered brain´s last blog ..Change in layout and a Shout-out to AJ! :) =-.

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Alison June 5, 2010 at 11:44 pm

I love it Greg! It was amazing!

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Shawn Ann @ Shawn An June 6, 2010 at 12:58 am

Great job Greg and great job stars!!
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Laurie June 6, 2010 at 1:05 am

Awesome!
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Melinda June 6, 2010 at 1:17 am

that was so good! I especially love Cameron's appearances.

You did a good job and do did all the stars :)
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Toni @ A Daily Dose June 6, 2010 at 1:25 am

THAT WAS GREAT!!!! LOVE IT. Everyone in it did a great job and you know had I known about this (where the heck have i been) I would have jumped right in there too :)
.-= Toni @ A Daily Dose´s last blog ..Nestle Boycotters Attending Event Sponsored by Nestle?? Color Me Confused =-.

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Katja of Skimbaco June 6, 2010 at 1:32 am

Awesome!!! The lyrics, the video, everyone dancing – all of it – simply awesome! Thank you for making this!
.-= Katja of Skimbaco´s last blog ..Interview with Helena Bonham Carter about Alice in Wonderland =-.

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Mandi June 6, 2010 at 1:39 am

That.Was.Awesome!!!!
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sarah June 6, 2010 at 1:40 am

awesome job Greg and Gang.
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Yoly at YNR Live June 6, 2010 at 1:40 am

That. Was. Awesome. Thank you for putting the video together and all the vloggers that made it more special.
.-= Yoly at YNR Live´s last blog ..Blogging 101: How to create your Gravatar =-.

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Esther Crawford June 6, 2010 at 1:43 am

Nice job – very sweet & well produced. :)

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Melissa Multitasking June 6, 2010 at 1:50 am

That was perfection!
.-= Melissa Multitasking Mama´s last blog ..These are a few of my favorite things =-.

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Rob June 6, 2010 at 1:53 am

Awesome Video!!! You always do great work!
.-= Rob´s last blog ..Sunday MckLinky Edition #45 =-.

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Kate @ The Shopping June 6, 2010 at 1:54 am

You never cease to amaze. That was great! Thanks for taking the time to entertain us.
.-= Kate @ The Shopping Mama´s last blog ..Laken & Lila – Review + Giveaway =-.

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Sunday June 6, 2010 at 2:02 am

That. Was. Awesome.

:-D
.-= Sunday´s last blog ..I need a vacation =-.

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Veronica June 6, 2010 at 2:11 am

Great job! Loved watching it, and so true on commenting! Helps me sleep at night! :)
.-= Veronica´s last blog ..“Five Things” Take 1 =-.

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valmg @ Mom Knows It June 6, 2010 at 2:22 am

Awesome job Greg.

Entertaining and true.
.-= valmg @ Mom Knows It All´s last blog ..Miscellaneous Mentionables =-.

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Gena June 6, 2010 at 2:23 am

That was so much fun Greg! Can't wait for you to do more!! Of course we got more fun vlogs coming up in EVO!!
.-= Gena´s last blog ..Business cards and more from Next Day Flyers Giveaway =-.

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lisa p June 6, 2010 at 2:37 am

that was great Greg, and so much fun to be in!Ill be sure to post and tweet it out for you!

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Brandy June 6, 2010 at 2:39 am

Greg you are AWESOME! Kirsta said THANK YOU! She is grinning ear to ear! To bad I have no idea how to send in videos cause she would have loved to ham it up! Awesome timing too, she is bummed we are making her sit around cause she pull her groin muscle at try outs yesterday. I LOVED the shots of Heather and the kids, I can't believe how much they have grown!

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Tasha June 6, 2010 at 2:56 am

That was fun! :)

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Jenny, Bloggess June 6, 2010 at 3:01 am

You are rockstar awesome. Plus nachos. Everything's better with nachos.
.-= Jenny, Bloggess´s last blog ..Stop. Helping. =-.

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Miss Grace June 6, 2010 at 3:08 am

Okay this is rad.
.-= Miss Grace´s last blog ..Weekly Winners – Memorial Day & James' Graduation =-.

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Chelsea Daigle June 6, 2010 at 3:13 am

Amazing as always, Greg! LOVED IT!! And ummm…"When they crafted you, they broke the mold." :D

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melistress June 6, 2010 at 3:13 am

It is early in the morning here and my computer is in the bedroom. It is rude enough for me to be clicking away with my mouse and keyboard so I didn't get to listen to the song. :-( That being said, I did read the post and I love the lyrics. Kudos!

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Melinda June 6, 2010 at 3:13 am

That. Was. Awesome. : )
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Gabriella June 6, 2010 at 3:14 am

Brilliant, excellent, well done.
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Fat Leaf June 6, 2010 at 3:16 am

I love these lyrics. I shall try to comment more. :D Especially since I know what it's like not to get any comments. >,<

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April June 6, 2010 at 3:16 am

Greg this was AWESOME! You did a great job. Totally loved watching it!
.-= April´s last blog ..Need Help Applying Make-up or Thinking of Becoming a Make-up Artist? =-.

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VTFitz June 6, 2010 at 3:20 am

Absolutely loved it! Everyone was amazing and the quality of everything – lyrics to editing – was impeccable!

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nic @mybottlesup June 6, 2010 at 3:22 am

this was REALLY funny… and i enjoyed knowing and seeing the collaborative effort.

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SparkGirl June 6, 2010 at 3:25 am

I absolutely LOVE IT! So much in fact that I grabbed your adorable little button and sent one of my corporate sponsors (read: affiliate ads) straight to the dumpster and slapped yours up there in its place!

Rock on bloggers – hoping to join your awesome ranks one day with my tiny little blog.
.-= SparkGirl´s last blog ..Wedding, bank robbers, and where can I get some decent drugs? =-.

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Stephanie June 6, 2010 at 3:35 am

Brilliant!!
.-= Stephanie´s last blog ..Summertime =-.

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GuiltySquid June 6, 2010 at 3:41 am

You are so awesome. This rocks so much I'm commenting from my phone which has only happened twice before. Nailed it! I'm grabbing that button as soon as I get back to my computer.

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Angel Diablo June 6, 2010 at 3:42 am

nawww that was fantastical! loved it <3

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maria June 6, 2010 at 3:44 am

That. Was. Awesome.! :)

Stopping by via Jenny the Bloggess. LOVE IT! seriously..great job ;)

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Cassie Boorn June 6, 2010 at 3:51 am

bahahaha

best. video. ever.
.-= Cassie Boorn´s last blog ..Maggie Mason: A Letter to your 20 year old self =-.

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Silver June 6, 2010 at 3:56 am

Great video! Truer words were never tossed around so goofily.

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Rook June 6, 2010 at 4:03 am

Roflmao, this is adorable. And I totally agree about the blog commenting thing. It is nice to see comments at the bottom of my lil' ol blog. And when I read a blog, 95% of the time I post a comment.

Normally its a goddamn novel of a comment because I never can shut up.

Very cute C:
.-= Rook´s last blog ..DEEPEST APOLOGIES I AM BUSY SOMETIMES =-.

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Kristi June 6, 2010 at 4:09 am

Loved it!! Maybe I will de-lurk on some of the blogs I follow.

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Miss Blondie June 6, 2010 at 4:13 am

That was great Greg! I had so much fun making it and thank you for including me. Best video EVER!
.-= Miss Blondie´s last blog ..Fed Ex Office Blog Tour =-.

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Ann's Rants June 6, 2010 at 4:24 am

So fun.

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Lisa @ Crazy Adventu June 6, 2010 at 4:45 am

Wonderful job!! Congrats, Greg! You, sir, are made of awesome!
.-= Lisa @ Crazy Adventures in Parenting´s last blog ..Chicken Tater Tot Casserole with Tyson Grilled and Ready™ Chicken Fillets (& Giveaway!) =-.

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Lisa June 6, 2010 at 4:52 am

AMEN! I finally just shut off the comments on most of my blogs, just to keep me from getting so depressed. Well, that, and the idiots who felt the need to leave nastigrams…
.-= Lisa´s last blog ..BYOB =-.

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Lee June 6, 2010 at 4:54 am

OMG that was awesome. But BTW, who was the blonde who was at her computer the whole time? It looked like she had a peeping Tom in her window and it cracked me up every single time.

Lee :)
.-= Lee´s last blog ..MicroDry Bath Mat Review and Giveaway! =-.

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Linda @alamodestuff June 6, 2010 at 4:57 am

Yep! Exactly what I've wanted to tell my readers! Thank you for this! It's awesome!
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Janis @ Sneak Peek A June 6, 2010 at 5:10 am

Awesome. Loved Jenny sleeping with 500+ comments. So true. LOL.
.-= Janis @ Sneak Peek At Me´s last blog ..The Power of Love And Loss =-.

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julia June 6, 2010 at 5:19 am

Hysterical, and as a deadbeat I will comment as I go.

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Shnerfle June 6, 2010 at 5:31 am

Pure awesome. :-)

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Lee June 6, 2010 at 5:37 am

Okay I see now that it was Nicole aka MissBlondie. However now I want to know who the girl was that looked to be singing the entire thing. She had brown hair and was on her bed. Was that Kadi? She pointed to her crotch and said "down here" and I honestly lost my poo. LOLOL

Best video ever.
.-= Lee´s last blog ..MicroDry Bath Mat Review and Giveaway! =-.

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Kadi Prescott @Digit June 6, 2010 at 5:43 am

WOOT!!! It turned out to be absolutely amazing, Greg! I'm honored to be a part of this project. xoxo
.-= Kadi Prescott @DigitalKadi´s last blog ..Home Page =-.

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Kadi Prescott @Digit June 6, 2010 at 5:43 am

And yes, Lee, that was me. Glad you caught that. LOL!
.-= Kadi Prescott @DigitalKadi´s last blog ..Home Page =-.

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Stef @ Mommy Musings June 6, 2010 at 5:53 am

That. Was. Awesome. :)

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Tina @ MadHatterMom June 6, 2010 at 5:53 am

Awesome job Greg!!

Thanks so much for letting me be a part of it.. and by the way..

“When they crafted you, they broke the mold.” ;)
.-= Tina @ MadHatterMom´s last blog ..M.O.M. =-.

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Kimberly June 6, 2010 at 5:58 am

You guys did a fantastic job! I ♥ it!!!! You made me laugh, you made me smile, you made me want to leave a comment!!! LOL!!

Thanks to everyone for doing this video.

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Kim June 6, 2010 at 6:07 am

OMG, that was so awesome, Greg!!!! & I loved seeing all those familiar faces!!
.-= Kim´s last blog ..Love For the Not So Average Mama =-.

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Alex June 6, 2010 at 6:07 am

Looooooooooooooooove it!!! Fabulous job everyone!

Greg, your little one is ADORABLE!!! Especially with the hat. Haha

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Tony hunt June 6, 2010 at 6:10 am

;) Awesome!

-T
.-= Tony hunt´s last blog ..Ever Wonder… =-.

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Cheryl June 6, 2010 at 6:15 am

I think this was a shameless ploy to get comments. Especially from cool peeps. ;) Great job, Greg. Keep up the good work!!! xoxo
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Sarah June 6, 2010 at 6:25 am

I am now "following" you. First time on your blog…Hi-larious!!!!! My new favorite blog:)
.-= Sarah´s last blog ..Where ever she goes…I go… =-.

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Lin June 6, 2010 at 6:29 am

That was pure awesomeness! It totally made my day .
.-= Lin´s last blog ..Vintage Celebrity Saturday =-.

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Pop and Ice June 6, 2010 at 6:41 am

Hey, Telling Dad, you're skinnier than I thought you were. Now that ought to make your weekend!
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Dynila June 6, 2010 at 6:42 am

So awesome (and so true!).

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kristen June 6, 2010 at 6:42 am

BEST.VIDEO.EVAR! Seriously, I laughed so hard that my daughter was worried if I was okay… yeah, I'm okay and now, I know to NEVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER EVER not leave some commenty lovin'

ps. HUGS my sOOpa- Stars! <

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pamela June 6, 2010 at 6:44 am

OMG! I effin looooved this!
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Telling Dad June 6, 2010 at 6:45 am

@Pop and Ice, it's all the Flirty Girl Workouts. My goal is to work my way down to the Stripper Pole weight limit.

@EVERYONE! Thank you all soooooo much for the wonderful comments, the tweets, and the sharing. I had a blast making this and more are coming. I'll be visiting each and every one of you in the coming days to repay the comment love.

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Elizabeth June 6, 2010 at 6:54 am

Wow – great job! I love the video, and the song is just perfect for bloggers everywhere!
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Firefly June 6, 2010 at 7:26 am

That was way too awesome :) Amazing everyone :) Greg more videos please LOL
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Telling Dad June 6, 2010 at 7:27 am

My next parody is already written and I'll be filming a lot of the footage for it at the EVO Conference in a few weeks!

Eve June 6, 2010 at 7:40 am

best video ever! LOL Too funny!

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Tammi @ My Organized June 6, 2010 at 7:47 am

Great job Greg!

You've got vlogging down pat, best ever.

And, great job with the lyrics too, ya for choosing a Canadian vocalist!!!
:)
.-= Tammi @ My Organized Chaos´s last blog ..An Invention idea that would really save this Mom’s sanity!!! =-.

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Jennifer-Eighty MPH June 6, 2010 at 7:52 am

Greg – I have been waiting so long to see this. You did an amazing job! I am SO impressed with the other bloggers that participated…they are pros!

We definitely should do this again : )

All of you who played along in this, please join Monday Mingle – I'd love to have you!
.-= Jennifer-Eighty MPH Mom´s last blog ..Father's Day: Gillette Fusion ProGlide Giveaway (3 winners) =-.

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Tiffany June 6, 2010 at 8:08 am

That was awesome. Great video, great way to get the message out :)

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wheels209 June 6, 2010 at 8:11 am

Hey Greg,

Great video as always. I enjoyed seeing some of my favorite people around the blog universe. Way too funny when you were sitting by your laptop waiting for a comment, looking so sad. Like that would ever happen……LOL!!!

Take care my friend,

wheels209

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Nina Say June 6, 2010 at 8:41 am

Amazing!

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Lynsey Jones June 6, 2010 at 8:49 am

FANTASTIC everyone – well done! Greg, great job in putting it all together. This is so true – I put the Live Feed on my blog and now I see how many hits I get… and still *crickets* LOL Hopefully this will help! HA!
.-= Lynsey Jones´s last blog ..Monday Mingle – May 31, 2010 =-.

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Miss Blondie June 6, 2010 at 9:01 am

@Lee….I'm the blonde sitting at the computer w/ the peeping Tom in the window, LMAO!!! It was Hunter, who was videoing me.
.-= Miss Blondie´s last blog ..Fed Ex Office Blog Tour =-.

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Shan @ Last Shreds O June 6, 2010 at 9:22 am

The video won't show up for me.

WAH.
.-= Shan @ Last Shreds Of Sanity´s last blog ..Why Are You Reading This? You Should Be Somewhere Else Like… =-.

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Stacie @ The Divine June 6, 2010 at 9:27 am

LOVE IT!!
.-= Stacie @ The Divine Miss Mommy´s last blog ..Bad News – My Blog was hacked & I lost a ton of posts =-.

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barb g June 6, 2010 at 9:29 am

Great job on the video I do love your blog!
.-= barb g´s last blog ..Giveaway $30.00 Kroger Stores Gift Ends 6/16/10 =-.

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Jenny June 6, 2010 at 9:39 am

That video embodies everything I feel when I see "0 Comments" after a long post! I have a blog. A tiny blog, about the things I love, you see. And I have only gotten 2 comments. EVER. One of them was The Bloggess, because she's so awesome it hurts, and one of them was another crafty blogger.

My family members sometimes say to me on the phone, "Oh I read your blog last night, it was so funny!" And for the hundredth time I say, "You should comment!" They reply, "No, that's too much work. I can just call you." Facepalm.

You know you suck when your own relatives won't even take the time to comment on your blog.

But this blog? Yeah baby! :)

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Lisa@GardenofMany June 6, 2010 at 10:23 am

Love it , it is a really catchy tune. We need to in mp3 format for the ipods. Great work Greg and Girls

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Yoly at YNR Live June 6, 2010 at 10:52 am

Had to come back for: OMG, I would have never thought it was Kadi the one singing! Kadi you did awesome. Kudos to Lee for recognizing you :)
.-= Yoly at YNR Live´s last blog ..Blogging 101: How to create your Gravatar =-.

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Telling Dad June 6, 2010 at 11:53 am

Ok, I saved an MP3 version for those who wanted it. So happy people enjoyed it! http://www.tellingdad.com/parody/saythethings.mp3 (right mouse click and Save Target As)

Brittany June 6, 2010 at 11:59 am

That was soooooo awesome!!! Great job everyone!!!!
.-= Brittany´s last blog ..Bugs In My Yard – Invasion =-.

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Mike June 6, 2010 at 12:37 pm

Nicely done. I love the few commenters I have :-)

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tami June 6, 2010 at 12:49 pm

That was super duper cute and if I had known I could have added some pinkness to that video! Im so mad Ive been soo busy lately.Great job everyone! Pinktastic!

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LiveLaughLoveCj June 6, 2010 at 1:02 pm

LOVED THIS!! (stands dances and applauds) WOOT! WOOT!
.-= LiveLaughLoveCj´s last blog ..WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT ~ Betty Crocker Dessert Pak & CafePress T-Shirt & Tote =-.

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Shop with Me Mama (K June 6, 2010 at 1:23 pm

Woohooo! this is the BEST video EVER! I truly mean this! Do MORE! Off to tweet and post on my blog :) Oh, and we have some HOTTIE bloggers out there! Whoosh!
.-= Shop with Me Mama (Kim)´s last blog ..Ronzoni Smart Taste Review! =-.

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Sono June 6, 2010 at 1:27 pm

That was really funny, and really cute. Good job to you, and everyone involved.
.-= Sono´s last blog ..Getting A Semi-Fresh Start =-.

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Sherri June 6, 2010 at 1:35 pm

Hi

I loved the video and I enjoy visiting your blog.

I am new to blogging and have no comments…so I try to make them on other blog when I see something I like.

thanks for being so real.

Sherri

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allison June 6, 2010 at 1:39 pm

that was perfect!

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Karen @agentninety9 June 6, 2010 at 1:57 pm

Loved it! I love commenting and need to make a point of taking more time to do it. I read so many blogs now, I find more frequently I "plan" on going back later… And don't. That's gotta change :) Great little project!

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Bridgette June 6, 2010 at 3:37 pm

Totally loved it! Everyone did a great job!
.-= Bridgette´s last blog ..Our Experience at NOLA’s Hotel Monteleone =-.

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Virginia from Lady V June 6, 2010 at 3:59 pm

Love it! I totally tweeted it. Great work.
.-= Virginia from Lady V dZine´s last blog ..Fantastic Father’s Day Finds: NachoMamaTees =-.

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Laura June 6, 2010 at 4:04 pm

I'm totally tweeting this.
.-= Laura´s last blog ..Sunday funnies (about 12 hours late) =-.

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Kelly W June 6, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Great job Greg. Loved it.
.-= Kelly W´s last blog ..Brandy's Battle =-.

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Jean June 6, 2010 at 4:34 pm

LOVE this! You're too funny. I headed over here from the Bloggess – and I'm totally grabbing the comment button! Thanks.
.-= Jean´s last blog ..Plant Markers =-.

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Heather Barton June 6, 2010 at 4:47 pm

Wonderful!!! As a newbie blogger with NOOOO followers who comment.. I completely bonded with this song!

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Greg June 6, 2010 at 4:54 pm

Love the video collaboration!! I'll comment *and* tweet it! Ha!

The reflection of the camera/guy in the window freaked me out a little bit though.
.-= Greg´s last blog ..Yak-At-Large =-.

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Jennifer @ J. Leigh June 6, 2010 at 5:09 pm

That was freakin' awesome!!!!!
.-= Jennifer @ J. Leigh Designz´s last blog ..Baggo – The Official Bag Toss Game {Review & Giveaway} Discount Promotional Code & Free Shipping! =-.

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jessica June 6, 2010 at 5:10 pm

Thank you so much for this! Its sooooo true, i jump for joy when i get an email saying i have a comment, and the four i have on my blog mean the world to me!

I reread them when i am having a bad day, and think there is others out there that understand and do read this. You are awesome and very creative thank you thank you thank you!

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Barbara June 6, 2010 at 5:28 pm

You are amazingly creative. I'm going to keep stalking you until some of that rubs off on me. Or you get a restraining order.
.-= Barbara´s last blog ..Sometimes Real Life Gets in the Way =-.

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Dawn's Diversio June 6, 2010 at 5:49 pm

Hahahaha!! Loved that. I will be posting your link!

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jen June 6, 2010 at 6:23 pm

so. funny.

and clever.
.-= jen´s last blog ..lovesofmylife =-.

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angelica June 6, 2010 at 7:58 pm

nice to know I'm not alone!
.-= angelica´s last blog ..On Why you shouldn’t hate mother’s day =-.

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Michelle June 6, 2010 at 8:02 pm

I love it! I am stopping by from Melinda's blog. You did awesome putting this together. Nailed it!
.-= Michelle´s last blog ..Betty Crocker "Bake Life Sweeter" Giveaway =-.

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Veronica June 6, 2010 at 8:14 pm

Absolutely brilliant!
.-= Veronica´s last blog ..This June =-.

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Rae June 7, 2010 at 12:27 am

It's Monday morning and you made me smile. I hope you know what big of a compliment this is :)

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Bethany Larrabee June 7, 2010 at 1:17 am

FANTASTIC!!! Thank you for that!
.-= Bethany Larrabee´s last blog ..Eden's Bouquet =-.

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Zippy Sandler June 7, 2010 at 1:54 am

AWESOME Greg. You've got some MAD skills!
.-= Zippy Sandler´s last blog ..It's time to Meet the Diva's =-.

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RobMonroe June 7, 2010 at 2:41 am

I refuse to comment… wait! I'm totally addicted to MAKING comments and get really out of place that I only get four comments a week, and they are from friends. Oh well. LOVE this song and am bummed that I could not participate. Maybe next time…
.-= RobMonroe´s last blog ..Brookside Gardens =-.

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Keonte' June 7, 2010 at 3:09 am

I want to watch it again and again. Great job Greg!
.-= Keonte'´s last blog ..Father's Day gifts with RedEnvelope =-.

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Fairly Odd Mother June 7, 2010 at 3:32 am

Awesome! Love the bloggers who participated and the lyrics are great. Makes me want to go and hug all the people who have ever commented on my site.
.-= Fairly Odd Mother´s last blog ..Want to be lazy at PR? Fill in the blanks =-.

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Jenn@FFP June 7, 2010 at 3:50 am

I just popped over from Momdot to say this was hilarious! I loved it and will have to bookmark it so I can listen to it again after I find my earbuds. The kids raised hell at me for pumping it up during their cartoon marathon!
.-= Jenn@FFP´s last blog ..Decadent. Fudgy. Chocolate-y. Rich. Brownies =-.

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Yasmine June 7, 2010 at 4:23 am

That was awesome! Great job Greg and everyone else featured in the video:)

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Frantic Holly June 7, 2010 at 4:41 am

Awesome job Greg and ladies!
.-= Frantic Holly´s last blog ..Happy Birthday Princess =-.

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Lisa Brown June 7, 2010 at 5:03 am

What a freakin' awesome video!!! Just saw Alexes's post at One Cluttered Brain! I want to be in the next one!!! I LOVE it! And, thank you!!!
.-= Lisa Brown´s last blog ..Monday Mingle Vlog – June 7th =-.

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Lori A. June 7, 2010 at 5:17 am

You rock. :)

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Henrietta June 7, 2010 at 7:01 am

LOVED it! stole the button for my sidebar, I hope lots of readers listen and comment :)
.-= Henrietta´s last blog ..Cleopatra the Cat had a very surprising surprise! =-.

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Cedarflame June 7, 2010 at 7:50 am

Yeah, that was awesome. thank you.

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Stefanie June 7, 2010 at 8:16 am

HAHAHAHAHAHA!!!! LOVE it! I watched the video before I read the post and totally thought Kadi was really the one singing! lol Everyone did great!

You always have the best ideas!

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Jackie (theothersist June 7, 2010 at 8:57 am

Loved it! Loved it! Loved it! I was so impressed I'm sharing it with all my friends. You are a talented Dad! WOW!

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Jeannie June 7, 2010 at 9:11 am

This was great! I saw this on Lynsey's site. PPD. Thanks for sharing!

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nicóle June 7, 2010 at 10:04 am

that.was.awesome!!!!

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Mrs. Cox June 7, 2010 at 11:50 am

That was fantastic! Nice work, Greg!

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Jenny June 7, 2010 at 12:23 pm

I'm officially scared…
.-= Jenny´s last blog ..Random kid chat stuff… =-.

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Linda June 7, 2010 at 12:49 pm

That video and song was just incredibly awesome! Loved it!
.-= Linda´s last blog ..Bed, sheets and cold feet =-.

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Deal-ectible Mom June 7, 2010 at 1:17 pm

You are so FU**ING Awesome Greg!

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Paula June 7, 2010 at 1:49 pm

You worked your butt off on that! Great work!!
.-= Paula´s last blog ..On the train =-.

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Xmasdolly June 7, 2010 at 2:51 pm

You totally ROCK! Man, you sure got it together, dude! I am totally following you. I know you really put some hard work, and thought into this one. Jennifer Jleighdesignz told me about this one, and I'm so glad she did. You've got it all togther, Man.
.-= Xmasdolly´s last blog ..I'm so in love with my Hamilton Beach Blender! =-.

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Teri H June 7, 2010 at 2:58 pm

Oh no you made me laugh and almost cry. We work so hard on our blogs and it is nice to see a comment or two or dozens. It shows us that people really are listening. Thanks for the share!!! I am going to give you some love at Mom to Bed by 8!
.-= Teri H´s last blog ..EasyLunchboxes.com Review and Giveaway ~ Pack your lunch in a snap! =-.

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Stacy (the Random Co June 7, 2010 at 3:02 pm

I LOVE it!! And thanks for the MP3 link – it's totally going on my iPod! It was fun recognizing some of the bloggers participating! The lyrics are hysterical – and oh so true! :) Great job!
.-= Stacy (the Random Cool Chick)´s last blog ..New Blog Look and BBQ Ribs with Corn on the Cob – On the Grill =-.

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The Gosfam June 7, 2010 at 3:19 pm

I loved the song, and am posting the button on my blog–GREAT JOB!!
.-= The Gosfam´s last blog ..Happy 8yrs!! =-.

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Rhonda June 7, 2010 at 3:37 pm

Hey,

That was awesome! YOU ROCK!
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julia June 7, 2010 at 3:44 pm

you said everything i've been wanting to say!! awesome!! way to go!
.-= julia´s last blog ..Saturday Steals & Finds =-.

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Cari June 7, 2010 at 4:05 pm

That was just pure awesomeness. I can't wait to see the next one! I'm your newest follower too :) So glad I found this!
.-= Cari ´s last blog ..Ever had a garage sale?? If so…please read this! I need advice! =-.

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Sarah June 7, 2010 at 4:16 pm

awesome Greg! LOVED it!

Blondie…love that we see your son at the end (in the window), too cute!
.-= Sarah´s last blog ..Hula Shake {linky love} Blast Off! with KidsCraft =-.

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Shell June 7, 2010 at 4:52 pm

Absolutely love this!

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~Kris June 7, 2010 at 5:02 pm

that . was. AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
.-= ~Kris´s last blog ..Menu Planning Monday – June 7th =-.

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Kathie June 7, 2010 at 5:16 pm

Fantastic job everyone!
.-= Kathie´s last blog ..I’m hungry… =-.

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Rose @Dozenroses13 June 7, 2010 at 5:44 pm

I LOVED IT!!!

I want to post this on my blog!!
.-= Rose @Dozenroses13´s last blog ..Purpose For Your Life ~ 1~ Discover Your Strengths =-.

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Rose @Dozenroses13 June 7, 2010 at 5:46 pm

Do you mind if I post this in my blog tomorrow??
.-= Rose @Dozenroses13´s last blog ..Purpose For Your Life ~ 1~ Discover Your Strengths =-.

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Larry @ Cakeblast June 7, 2010 at 7:56 pm

Comment #150 – thought this would be in the thousands by now. This post certainly deserves it. This is the second great song parody that I haver heard here. This post rocked and if you had one of those lame little kudos buttons I would click it as many times as I could. Instead I'll just tweet it to everyone I know. Great job with the lyrics, and your vocalist was perfect. Thanks :)
.-= Larry @ Cakeblast´s last blog ..Friday Follow, Friendly Friday + More =-.

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Jenine June 7, 2010 at 9:56 pm

Loved this. Have your button up on my blog linking to it. Great job!!!!
.-= Jenine´s last blog ..Monday Mayhem: The Awards =-.

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Tonya June 8, 2010 at 12:25 am

Werewolf stalker guy in window reflection – who is he?

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Brodie June 8, 2010 at 1:42 am

LOVE IT~ Thanks for the song- I am now following your blog~
.-= Brodie´s last blog ..DownEast Basics – Review & Giveaway =-.

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Jen June 8, 2010 at 1:43 am

This was fantastic! So glad that I got to see it. LOVE the song, off to down load it for my iPod.

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Dave June 8, 2010 at 2:32 am

Nicely done. I never thought about how Blog writers might actually LIKE to get comments. Now I understand. Not getting comments on a blog you spent a lot of effort on and you think is great must be kind of like peeing in your pants when you are wearing black trousers. You get a warm feeling, but nobody else notices. Maybe. Or maybe not. I'll comment more often.

By the way, I've never peed in my pants when wearing dark trousers, so that whole part was just conjecture.

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Nichol June 8, 2010 at 3:30 am

Awesome job everyone. I absolutely love it:)
.-= Nichol´s last blog ..GlassesUSA Celebrity Frames Review and Discount! =-.

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Amy @ Coffee with th June 8, 2010 at 6:35 am

I LOVE it and I posted the video and a link back (via the button) on my blog. You're amazing!!!
.-= Amy @ Coffee with the Mrs.´s last blog ..I Puffy Heart This! =-.

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Lauralee Hensley June 8, 2010 at 7:09 am

Coffee With The Mrs. posted your link.

This should really make blog readers post and think.

This is an awesome parody, which is totally fun.

I tell you I bet this gets comments, at least a hundred and one.

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Laureen June 8, 2010 at 9:06 am

That was awesome. And so very true. O_O Thank you. :D

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Angel June 8, 2010 at 1:46 pm

HA love it and some new peeps to check out I love this..
.-= Angel´s last blog ..Happiness Project week 15 =-.

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trisha haas June 8, 2010 at 2:04 pm

Honestly, this project isnt over till this post has The Bloggesses 545 comments.

Thanks for including myself, my family, and so many of our community. You already know I think your crazy talented, but it never hurts to hear it again.

trisha
.-= trisha haas´s last blog ..Pensacola Beach Oil Spill Pictures =-.

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Emilie June 8, 2010 at 3:48 pm

Greg, you've out done yourself once again. Just awesome and oh so true! Where would we be without our readers???

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Kayla June 8, 2010 at 4:41 pm

Oh. My. God, that was pure genius!! Seriously, I love, love, LOVE your comment video :D :D :D

You HAVE to do more blogger parody videos!!
.-= Kayla´s last blog ..Mailbox Monday(6/7) =-.

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Rachel June 8, 2010 at 5:42 pm

So catchy – I love it!
.-= Rachel´s last blog ..Days of Grace: 236-237/365 =-.

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subWOW June 8, 2010 at 5:43 pm

That. Was. Awesome.

;-)

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A Vapid Blonde June 9, 2010 at 5:05 am

Ditto what SubWOW said.

Also…I have to have those blinking glasses. They will go perfectly with the light up lucite *dancer* shoes I am going to get.
.-= A Vapid Blonde´s last blog ..Bow Chicka Wow Wow! =-.

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mountainmomma June 9, 2010 at 7:41 am

Awesome! Also my two year old enjoyed it and demanded that it be played again so that she could dance- now I have watched it like 15 times.

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susanG June 9, 2010 at 10:44 am

I'm impressed!

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Hatchet June 9, 2010 at 10:53 am

That was fantastic!
.-= Hatchet´s last blog ..My Garden is My Eldest Child =-.

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1stopmom June 9, 2010 at 11:02 am

Greg I love it!!! Grabbing the button to put up :)
.-= 1stopmom´s last blog ..Wedding Insurance =-.

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Michelle R June 10, 2010 at 4:37 am

clever

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one cluttered brain June 10, 2010 at 4:50 am

Are you sleeping better at night now Greg?

You did a fantastic job, if i didn't mention it before.
.-= one cluttered brain´s last blog ..You will never guess what I did today. =-.

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TheAngelForever June 10, 2010 at 6:54 am

Wow! This is an absolutely fabulous parody. Thank you for sharing with all of us and helping to inspire people to leave comment love on blog posts.
.-= TheAngelForever´s last blog ..Commenting on comments =-.

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Jenny June 10, 2010 at 8:08 am

I added your button. Not sure how the trackback works. Yes, I know that makes me stupid.
.-= Jenny´s last blog ..Sewing Box =-.

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Andrea @ MommySnacks June 10, 2010 at 11:33 am

Greg, hilarious!!!
.-= Andrea @ MommySnacks.net´s last blog ..Free Stuff | EOS, Stayfree + more! =-.

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thinkingtoohard June 12, 2010 at 4:25 pm

One for the history books. And funny as hell.
.-= thinkingtoohard´s last blog ..Guest post: Make me King =-.

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Faythe @GrammyMouset June 13, 2010 at 5:31 pm

Greg! it was so totally worth the 41899 times I had to reload so the video would play without buffering!(my dial up on caffeine just doesn't like loading stuff for me, sigh) Is this a mis-placed identity of yours? the vocalist rocked and editing superb ;) Is the spinner still attached to your beanie? The heat that must of of been rising from your dome must of been crazy, or is it spinning in cyber-space as I type? Of course I will have to grab the button… maybe it will goose my 1.7 readers ( that is One.7, not as in thousands, I wish) to comment occasionally?? maybe??
.-= Faythe @GrammyMousetails´s last blog ..What do you Colum-bine… =-.

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Kristen June 14, 2010 at 1:11 pm

That was all kinds of awesome. Why do we love comments so much? Who knows, but we do!
.-= Kristen´s last blog ..Free sweet tea today! =-.

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Lauren @4BabyAndMom June 15, 2010 at 8:03 am

Greg- that was great!! Thanks so much for the wonderful video!
.-= Lauren @4BabyAndMom´s last blog ..VOTE- to win a $25 gift card from Ronzoni! =-.

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brittney June 20, 2010 at 3:22 am

OMG that was fabulous!!!! Loved it :)

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Toronto Dentist :) June 25, 2010 at 12:48 am

That was amazing! Your daughter must be thrilled.

I wonder how it would have sounded if you tried to sing it…

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Hesham June 25, 2010 at 1:33 pm

WOW! this is amazing, I knew about your page and video from a post in our contest while we want to create a big folder that contains everything possible about blog comments and commenting on other blogs!

Now.. Let me watch it again ;)

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Danielle Smith July 1, 2010 at 5:07 pm

You? Well, you rock. Clearly, I am late to this party, but I'm so glad you told me about this video. Talent, my friend – that is called TALENT.

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Michelle July 2, 2010 at 5:24 pm

Wow I just found you…I love this and I'm putting it on my blog!! Drop by and take a look…leave a comment on the way out. :)

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Thamar July 5, 2010 at 1:32 am

Hilarious. Wanna be part of the next..

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Kristin July 10, 2010 at 8:35 am

You rock. Seriously. Nice work with the editing as well as the lyrics. They were perfection!

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Claire July 18, 2010 at 2:40 am

That was fantastic… you made my Sunday :D

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Chele Hyde September 4, 2010 at 10:22 pm

Awesome!!

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Connie September 16, 2010 at 3:08 pm

OMG! I Love it!

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Vickie Mills October 7, 2010 at 9:56 am

That's great…. thanks for all the hard work!

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Mitchell Allen December 3, 2010 at 11:24 pm

This is beyond the realm of coolness, Greg.

I'm glad you made a badge for us to share this!

Cheers,

Mitch

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Belinda December 31, 2010 at 7:02 am

Thank you for this video!

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Melanie December 31, 2010 at 7:13 am

That was great. Gave me a new perspective on commenting on others blogs. Thanks.

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A Left-Handed Quilter June 11, 2011 at 4:14 pm

That. Was. Awesome. Thanks!!

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Jessa July 12, 2011 at 8:51 pm

This was fantastic. I’ve always been shy about my own writing, and very shy about commenting…but when I hesitate to comment, I’m reminded of why I’ve given up blogging every time I’ve attempted it — because without comments, it felt like no one was reading it.

I found this going back through The Bloggess’ site, and I will definitely tweet this and share it on my Facebook. And this blog was just added to my bookmarks under my Favorite Blogs tab – I want to come back and read more!

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Havilah August 4, 2011 at 8:37 pm

This is… beautiful. I liked the original version well enough, but I freaking LOVE this!!! I haven’t been able to watch the video yet, but singing the lyrics I can tell that this is a gem. :)

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Nat November 30, 2011 at 7:13 am

I have nothing interesting to say, but I’ll comment just for the sake of it. This made me smile. :)

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jo April 6, 2012 at 11:35 am

Great! Can’t wait for more music videos.

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valmg @ Mom Knows It All July 10, 2012 at 9:42 pm

Just had to leave a comment letting you know that this made me smile all over again tonight!

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MommaKiss July 18, 2012 at 9:23 am

commenting for the sake of commenting.
I kid.

my favorite lyric? “show us love down there.” Uh huh.

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