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The Weirdly Enduring Appeal of Weird Al Yankovic

The Weirdly Enduring Appeal of Weird Al Yankovic

But it turns out that Weird Al approaches the composition of his music with something like the holy passion of Michelangelo painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Looking through the “White & Nerdy” file felt like watching a supercomputer crunch through possible chess moves. Every single variable had to be considered, in every single line. The song begins with …

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