Elliott Serrano, for Redeye
9:44 PM CDT, August 8, 2012
For the longest time I had never heard the song "Call Me Maybe", and I considered myself lucky for it. I even avoided all the music videos that were clogging the internet with cheerleaders lip-synching to the song. Then my streak of weeks living in blissful ignorance of the bubble-gum pop song that refuses to leave your head was broken when I heard it on the radio while stuck in traffic one day. Catchy tune, I'll admit, but easily forgettable as long as you have some QUEEN or STONE TEMPLE PILOTS on hand to clear your head.
I thought I had survived the horror of it all. Until I saw this...
I'm featuring this one because it was shot on location in Chicago and because the "where is she?" punchline gets me every time. But it's more of a "The Dark Knight" parody since it lampoons the storyline of Chris Nolan's best Batman film. For a poke at the good-but-not-as-good-as-The-Avengers-or-even-The-Amazing-Spider-Man film "The Dark Knight Rises" you'd have to look at this one. (Mind you, this video contains SPOILERS for those who have yet to see the movie):
So what do you think? Funny? Or Fail?
All I know is that two of these videos is more than enough. So please, stop already...
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