Posted by TheFallen on October 24, 2002
In Reply to: Re: Another Mondegreen posted by Bookworm 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".
: : duh!
: I knew someone who misheard "Young hearts be free tonight" from Young Turks by Rod Stewart as "Your horse runs free tonight."
For all mondegreen fans, I heartily commend the site referenced below. It features hundreds of misheard lyrics of varying degrees of humour.