Word nerds revel in Weird Al’s grammar-themed parody of ‘Blurred Lines’

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Just when you thought you emphatically enjoyed his recent release “Tacky,” here comes a new video (unfortunately with no special cameos) that is gaining some exposure online for all the right reasons.

The lyrics video for “Word Crimes” sexifies everything about grammar we love to gripe about online, with dancing, naked punctuation marks (instead of objectifying women) and clever, typographical art. This video will have every grammar naz… ahem, grammar nerd literally jumping with joy.*

“Okay now here’s the deal: I’ll try to educate ya. Gonna familiarize you with the nomenclature.”

This is now my summer jam.

#SomeCunningLinguistToHelpYouDistinguishWhatIsProperEnglish

*Literally jumping with joy.

literally jumping with joy

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