They Might Be Giants Songs By Lyric

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Can you name the They Might Be Giants songs by lyric?

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Well the bellhop is funky, the dumbwaiter's a monkey
Is he depressed, or is he a mess? Does he feel totally worthless?
Don't call me at work again no no, the boss still hates me; I'm just tired, and I don't love you anymore
Someday somebody else besides me will call me by my stage name, they will...
We need its light, we need its heat, we need its energy
'Son I am able,' she said, 'though you scare me.' 'Watch,' said I.
Unnoticed by few, very very few, and that includes you
I stuck around too long feeling sorry for myself
No one in the world ever gets what they want, and that is beautiful
And although I like you anyway, check out your haircut
She doesn't have to have her Young Fresh Fellows tape back
I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving, hysterical
How may I give you a hand, from the position at your feet where I stand?
This was the vehicle, these were the people, you opened the door and expelled all the people
Yes it's sad to say you will romanticize all the things you've known before
In the spaceship, the silver spaceship, the lion takes control
I'm inspired by events to remember the exits in back of me
And the picture of the crook in the book is in love with the brand new motorbike
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By airplane to the rocket, by taxi to the airplane, by front door to the taxi
Do you sing like Olive Oyl on purpose? You guys must be into the Eurythmics
They don't need me here, and I know you're there, where the world goes by like the humid air
I built a little empire out of some crazy garbage called the blood of the exploited working class
Aren't you the guy who hit me in the eye? Aren't you the guy who hit me in the eye?
If it wasn't for disappointments, I wouldn't have any appointments
There's a picture opposite me of my primitive ancestry, which stood on rocky shores and kept the beaches shipwreck free
I didn't apologize for when I was 8 and I made my younger brother have to be my personal slave
And as the screaming fire engine siren filled the air, the evidence had vanished from my charred and smoking chair
You could tell me we belong together, and I could tell you you belong with me
I held your hand, you held mine, it was the best night of my life
Sometimes I think I kind of like that and other times I think I'm already there
And we almost figured out how we'll get along, and given time we'll find it strange to be alone
I don't know what makes your face implode, but that's the way the movie ends
Hey, where's Tommy? Someone find Tommy, we're out on the road
The factions soon agreed, he's just the man we need to bring about victory
Somebody put their fingers in the Preisdent's ears; it wasn't too much later they came out with Johnson's wax

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