Interpretations:What's That Blue Thing Doing Here?
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John wonders what that blue thing is doing here. Where exactly 'here' is is unclear. Anatole the Vampire 21:22, March 2, 2005
This is a song about Creationism, and God's first words after the apparently unintended creation, and subsequent discovery, of the planet Earth. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 22.214.171.124 (talk • contribs) 08:36, December 4, 2005
I doubt the "blue thing" is anything. It's just a 10 second song. ~AgentChronon 15:39, August 23, 2006
But then again, it could be a parable about the birth of Cookie Monster. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 126.96.36.199 (talk • contribs) 21:37, September 10, 2006
Or of course the blue piece of paper that I wrote a pome on (pome is not a mispelling) ~AgentChronon 16:45, September 12, 2006
Clearly, it's a shout-out (and possibly slam at) Suzanne Vega- one of her first breakout songs was "Small, Blue Thing". One of the Giants has it in for her, and this is questioning her place in the music world.
Either that, or they're into Dr. Who, and the TARDIS is conspicuous. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 188.8.131.52 (talk • contribs) 14:26, November 30, 2006
This song is about that blue thing and what it is doing here. --Salio-Shally 23:38, June 14, 2008
- Pure brilliance. Time to get you on a military committee analyzing intelligence chatter. But it can only analyze unexpected blue objects. --MisterMe 13:27, 19 November 2012 (EST)
It's obviously about an extremely off course skydiver who is, in fact, about to drown. --Valerie 02:35, 19 June 2008 (UTC)
I've always imagined it as one of those blue toilet pucks. ~Brian Griffin 21:25, August 31, 2011
"Blue Thing" has made me think of the TARDIS as well.