Figure Eight (Podcast Episode)

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The Puppet Johns dressed as "The Hippie Man" and The Queen of England.

Host: The Puppet Johns
Date published: February 8, 2008
Show length: 6:58

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"They Might Be Giants video podcast of songs about letters, numbers and everything else."


  • Starting time [0:00] - Puppet Johns:
Flansburgh: (singing) Will you be my Valentine? Tell me so, tell me so. Will you be my Valentine? Tell me so, tell me so.

Linnell: Hello everyone, and welcome to They Might Be Giants' Friday night video podcast. I'm the hippie man, and that's the, uh, that's the Queen of England. In just a few days, it's going to be Valentine's Day so we're getting ready. We have a brand new video for you right now. It's called Figure Eight. Thanks for podcasting in.
Flansburgh: (singing) Tell me so, tell me so. Will you be my Valentine? Tell me so, tell me so.

Linnell: Here comes a song from Here Come The ABCs and it's called L M N O.

Linnell: Now we have to say goodbye
Flansburgh: Now we have to say goodbye
Linnell: You just said what I just said
Flansburgh: I just said what you just said
Linnell: Goodbye
Flansburgh: Goodbye
Linnell: So long
Flansburgh: So long
Both: Goodbye. So long. Goodbye. So long
Flansburgh: What band were you in?
Linnell: I was in Hot Tuna.
Flansburgh: Oh, right. I thought so.