Newport state of mind...

Discussion in 'Wales/Cymru' started by Dooby, Jul 21, 2010.

  1. FaradayCaged

    FaradayCaged I like pancakes, do you like pancakes?

    Yeah was just about to post this. Looks like Dic's wish has come true!
  2. paolo

    paolo Well-Known Member

    Unfortunately for dic, they say "you made me smile". I think he wanted something more bitter. :D
  3. Clint Iguana

    Clint Iguana not an undercover cop

    Home to the ryder cup 2010.. and we got a wetherspoons, its wicked :p
  4. Gavin Bl

    Gavin Bl terrible awful baaad

    ...the madness continues...
  5. wayward bob

    wayward bob i ate all your bees

    can i be the first to point out he's pronouncing it wrong :p
  6. Clair De Lune

    Clair De Lune Well-Known Member

    I fucking love how they make this rhyme :D

    She didn’t see the article calling me a rap star

    Ripped it into pieces, and used it for the hamster
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  7. Nanker Phelge

    Nanker Phelge Leave the gun. Take the cannoli.

    I like this bit.....

    twinned with Guangxi, Province in China

    There’s no province finer

    Josie D’Arby’s from Newport

    Yes, it’s strange, we didn’t know either…

    Thank you Wikipedia
  8. Gavin Bl

    Gavin Bl terrible awful baaad

    he don't know nuthin about ruthin :mad:
  9. 1927

    1927 Funnier than he thinks he is.

    Its been taken down by Youtube now as EMI complained about copyright!! Killjoys.
  10. isvicthere?

    isvicthere? a.k.a. floppybollocks

    Miserable bastards! Last time I looked it had had 2.5 million+ hits.:cool:
  11. 1927

    1927 Funnier than he thinks he is.

    I would have thought it could only be good for EMI. Firstly it is good advertising for the real version, and couldnt EMI have just given the parody a proper release.
  12. Badgers

    Badgers Mr Big Shrimp!

    Watched these again last night on the bus home.
    Still crack me up!!
  13. Badgers

    Badgers Mr Big Shrimp!

    Stupid Hate (Heart) FM keeps playing that shitty 'New York' version of this :(
  14. editor

    editor hiraethified

    It randomly came up on Youtube and I was reminded what a fucking great tune it was. Miles better than the original.

    ddraig and 8ball like this.
  15. 8ball

    8ball Hetero Sapiens

    I don't really know the original very well. In my mind it's always Newport State Of Mind. :)
  16. editor

    editor hiraethified

    I can understand why Goldie Looking Chain took umbrage but their response simply wasn't as funny or well written.

  17. editor

    editor hiraethified

    And here's a north Wales parody inspired by the Newport one:

    quiet guy and meurig like this.

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