Posted by Bruce Kahl on October 22, 2002
In Reply to: Ghostbusters - misheard lyric posted by Ned Johnson on October 22, 2002
: Who ya gonna call? - Phone's busted
A misheard lyric is called a mondegreen.
Until about 2 years
ago, in Bad Moon Rising by Creedence I heard a lyric as "There's a bathroom on
the right" instead of "There's a bad moon on the rise".