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The TFT Guide To Spoof Videos

This week the Ministry of Defence had its server brought down by squaddies trying to download a spoof video clip of Is This The Way To Amarillo, created by British troops in Iraq. The MoD took the incident in good humour (or rather good 'news management'), calling the video clip 'brilliant'. In the same spirit of cynicism we wondered what other pop videos could be reworked...

22 May 2005

1) Michael Jackson's seminal 'Thriller' video to be made scarier by not using any make-up.


2) The other members of Duran Duran record a hilarious spoof video in which a gazelle-like supermodel tells Simon LeBon to 'fuck off, you fat, middle-aged, tuneless brummie twat'.


3) Paedophiles create a witty spoof of Britney Spears' Hit Me Baby One More Time, but using real school children. Suddenly sexual abuse seems less playful and entertaining.


4) Madonna's pop classic 'Like A Virgin' re-recorded as 'Like a hard-nosed money machine.'


5) British troops in Basra create the hilarious spoof called 'Is This The Way To A Roadside Explosive Device?'



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