The Wednesday Videos
Indian pop music is a gift to the entire world, and Daler Mehndi is like finding Pam Anderson under your Christmas tree. You’re not quite sure what to do with it, but you can’t stop looking at it.
This is Tunak Tunak Tun, which as near as I can figure out, means “I’m pulling spaghetti out of my nipple”.
This next is a cute little song that’s partly up here because Lena loves it, and partly because it’s a set up for the video following it. It really is a nice song with a positive message and all that, but if happy sweet music makes your toes curl backwards, just listen long enough to get the idea… because you’re really gonna want to hear the one after that.
They say you shouldn’t get into a battle of wits if you’re unarmed, but I say if you do, you should absolutely put it on YouTube. Dar Williams set the table for tolerance and peace, but I’m betting she wouldn’t have used the good china if she knew who was gonna be showing up to dinner.