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Misheard lyrics are called mondegreens.

Posted by Bruce Kahl on May 07, 2003

In Reply to: Re: Misheard lyrics posted by peter persoff on May 07, 2003

: : : How about this one:

: :In "America"

: Land where my father died
: Land where the children cried

: (Instead of land of the pilgrim's pride)

Up until about a year ago I always heard "..and the bathroom's on the right" instead of "There's a bad moon on the rise" by Creedence.