Category Archives: Others

True Player For Real

Got this heads-up by a fellow named Greg: Just FYI, MC Lars’ video for “True Player for Real” is the free video on iTunes right now. I did have trouble with the link he sent me, but was able to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Bermuda!

Happy Birthday Bermuda! photo credit: hfb

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BTS of Weird Al’s CNR, Part II

JibJab.com just put out a Facebook Album filled with lots of behind the scenes photos of the making of the CNR video.  See early concept art, ideas that were eventually cut, and my favorite:  Al reacting to something scary.   Looks … Continue reading

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Put Yourself In Al’s Video

If you’re a paying member of JibJab.com, then they can make your dream come true… put you in a Weird Al video. We teamed up with Weird Al to produce the first music video that you can star in! Cast … Continue reading

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Al’s Brain in a Nutshell

From the California news source Daily Pilot, a description of the Al’s Brain exhibit in a nutshell.   I bet it’s saying “Help! Help! Get me out of here! I can’t breathe!” Fair gets Weird (Al) (Source: WOWAY)

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Al tweets from Al’s Brain

Oh and if you don’t keep track of Al’s twitter, he’s been at the OC SuperFair for the “Al’s Brain World Premiere” party and meeting up with lots of friends.  Since you’re probably reading this and not there, you can … Continue reading

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Michael Jackson

Al once said that the one song that changed his life the most was “Eat It” because it let him buy a house. No other song had let him do that before. Of course, “Eat It” would not have been … Continue reading

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Oxford Corrects Spelling of Weird

Oxford University just released news that the word WEIRD has been misspelled in the Oxford English Dictionary for quite some time now and has been corrected to WIERD.  At a press conference, president of Oxford U says “Why didn’t anyone … Continue reading

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Man sings incorrect Al lyric

Phineas Q. Hoophopple badly botched the lyrics to “Like A Surgeon” yesterday, while singing along to the song on his iPod. Instead of singing “Better give me all your gauze, nurse,” he sang, “Better give me all your gosners.” It … Continue reading

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Welcome new blog contributor: Rainn Wilson

It’s finally time we got some fresh blood here at Yank Blog and so I’m very pleased to introduce you to our newest member, Rainn Wilson.   He’s been a Weird Al fan ever since he heard ‘White and Nerdy’ when … Continue reading

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