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An iconic Charles Atlas advertisement, likely 'that ad' mentioned in the song

song name Cupid
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Unreleased, Dial-A-Song, Power Of Dial-A-Song, Free When You Call From Work
year ? · Know it? Add it!
run time 1:06
sung by John Flansburgh


  • Sometimes called "To Paging Mr. Right."
  • "That ad" refers to a comic book ad for the Charles Atlas fitness program, in which a boy has sand kicked in his face.

Song Themes

Bad English, Body Parts, Death, I Am, Love Gone Sour, Oxymorons, Paradoxes, And Contradictory Statements, Titles And Honorifics, Transportation, Violence


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