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|artist||They Might Be Giants|
|sung by||John Flansburgh|
- The venue song for the Celebrate Brooklyn festival in Brooklyn, NY.
- The letters listed in this song refer to the identifiers of the New York City subway trains running through Brooklyn. "Now who knows what that spells?" could be a reference to Tom Lehrer's "Boston".
- The video for the song included on the DVD was directed by Martha Colburn, animated by her and an anonymous intern,Asterisk. It was recorded on Super 8 film. and edited by
- Marty Markowitz was Borough President of Brooklyn from 2001 to 2013. The lyrics play on the similarity of his name to Marky Mark (Mark Wahlberg), leader of the Funky Bunch.
- The Gowanus Canal runs 1.8 miles through Brooklyn. It is recognized as one of the most polluted bodies of water in the United States.
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Brooklyn (Studio) is currently ranked #658 out of 910. (13 wikians have given it an average rating of 7.62)