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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Dramatic Reading: I Love the Nightlife

this is an audio post - click to play

Katt apparently blames me for her slide into dementia, and as such has demanded as reparations a dramatic reading of I Love the Nightlife.

While I admit no culpability in this matter, I will comply. Because she is a little down right now because her husband is away on a job. Because it give me pleasure to make others happy. But mostly because I am a dork.

I did it on the first take even though Mrs. Fab started to make me laugh halfway through it because she was convulsed in silent giggles. She finally had to look away. It seems I gesture animatedly when I do these readings.

Like I said, a dork.


Blogger michele said...

I think your talent would be
better showcased with Rocket
Man -Elton John not everyone
can sing that song.My bird
can sing alicia bridges "I
Love The Nightlife.

My 10 cents yes a lot more than 2.

11:42 PM  
Blogger Karl said...

I think I enjoy the dramatic readings more than the actual singing...mainly because it's very clear that you can read. The singing? Not quite so much.

12:12 AM  
Blogger Lorraine said...

Haven't heard that song in ages, but God Willing if I should hear it, I'll think of you and the giggling Mrs. Fab...What Fabulous entertainment you provide!

5:14 AM  
Blogger Mr. Fabulous said...

Michele--I promise that at some point I will do Rocket Man :)

Karl--You have a discerning ear, my friend!

Lorraine--Hey, that's all I can ask LOL

6:09 AM  
Blogger kattbanjo said...

I love it! I love it! I love it!!!!You are forgiven! I was giggling like crazy! I always thought she was singing "act short" instead of "action" so I learned a litle tooo! Mr.Fab is my hero!

6:53 AM  
Blogger Mr. Fabulous said...

Katt--LMAO That's part of why Mrs. Fab was laughing. When I was done she said "I didn't know those were the words!"

7:01 AM  
Blogger Sandi said...

OMFG. that was the funniest one yet!
you make me laugh so hard...:)

8:48 AM  
Blogger Shelli said...

What on earth would I have done without you to make me laugh this past week. And this, this was hysterical!

9:58 AM  
Blogger Sudiegirl said...

Ya know what? With this groovy headcold I have, I think I'll find some insipid lyrics and do an audio blog of my own!

Stay tuned...

10:13 AM  
Blogger Mr. Fabulous said...

Katt--I am your hero? I can die a happy man now! Of course, then I would be a dead hero...well, that's no good.

Sandi--Glad I was able to make you laugh :)

Shelli--Hey, anything for you, sis!

Sudiegirl--Ooh, that sounds promising!

11:08 AM  
Blogger beadinggalinMS said...

I don't know what to say...

11:12 AM  
Blogger Suze said...

I don't know if you get Peter Kay (comedian) over there but he played a fire safety officer. He did a dramatic reading of "Burn Baby Burn, Disco Inferno". It cracked me up.

Maybe you could do it too. I tried to find a clip on You Tube but couldn't. :(

11:18 AM  
Blogger Lori said...

That was great!

11:35 AM  
Blogger Pud said...

Is all this singing your new part-time job?

11:41 AM  
Blogger Karen said...

I actually laughed out loud. Loved it. More, more. :)

12:25 PM  
Blogger cherish said...


I would like to request Mr. Roboto.

Mr. Roboto
Written by Dennis DeYoung
Lead Vocals by Dennis DeYoung

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto,
Mata ah-oo hima de
Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto,
Himitsu wo shiri tai

You're wondering who I am-machine or mannequin
With parts made in Japan, I am the modren man

I've got a secret I've been hiding under my skin
My heart is human, my blood is boiling, my brain I.B.M.
So if you see me acting strangely, don't be surprised
I'm just a man who needed someone, and somewhere to hide
To keep me alive-just keep me alive
Somewhere to hide to keep me alive

I'm not a robot without emotions-I'm not what you see
I've come to help you with your problems, so we can be free
I'm not a hero, I'm not a saviour, forget what you know
I'm just a man whose circumstances went beyond his control
Beyond my control-we all need control
I need control-we all need control

I am the modren man, who hides behind a mask
So no one else can see my true identity

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, domo...domo
Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, domo...domo
Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, domo...domo
Thank you very much, Mr. Roboto
For doing the jobs that nobody wants to
And thank you very much, Mr. Roboto
For helping me escape just when I needed to
Thank you-thank you, thank you
I want to thank you, please, thank you

The problem's plain to see: too much technology
Machines to save our lives. Machines dehumanize.

The time has come at last
To throw away this mask
So everyone can see
My true identity...
I'm Kilroy! Kilroy! Kilroy! Kilroy!

1:22 PM  
Blogger CanadianSwiss said...

LMFHO! That was great, Fab. But I can well understand Mrs. Fab breaking into a silent giggle. You're too dramatic, dearest!

2:16 PM  
Blogger Some Girl said...

ROFLMAO! That was superb! I'm glad nobody was home when I listened to that. I was a laughing fool!

2:42 PM  
Blogger Mr. Fabulous said...

Beady--Wow, that's a first!

Suze--I'd do anything for you, babes! :)

Lori--Glad you liked it :)

Pud--I think it might be, although there is no money involved...

Vixen--Careful what you wish for LOL

Cherish--Hmm...that might be a good idea...

CS--Oh, I know. I AM a drama queen!

Some Girl--I'm glad it made you laugh! :)

5:32 PM  
Blogger Tracy said...

Hey Mr. *cough*whore*cough* Fabulous!

How is one supposed to rent from you if you don't list your friggin' whore blog????

6:43 PM  
Blogger Leave It To Cleavage said...

I'm still waiting for you to post a name suggestion for my new puppy!!! He needs a name.
Loved the reading.

8:34 PM  
Blogger SupComTabz said...

awwhhh.... I loved it. Made me all mushy.

9:25 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Binker played with the speaker and it isnt working so I can't hear ya Mr Fab. I am sure you did great.

10:13 PM  
Blogger ablondeblogger said...

Oh my gosh, I am almost peeing my pants!!! ROFLMAO!!! I think all of the "Oh yeah's" got me!

I think you should do a song that celebrates your inner gayness. Something like "Dancing Queen" by ABBA. :)

3:27 PM  

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