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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of parody.

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Examples

  • Its really hard not to like a guy who has for the most part embraced his cheese factor and realizes that being parodied is a form of flattery.

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  • Irish music, so much parodied, is not as easy as it looks.

    The Irish Mind

  • The good doctor, who had succeeded his father-in-law here in 1791, was enough of a public character to have his name parodied by Thackeray as Dr. Tickleus.

    Thomas Henry Huxley

  • The Y’s showcase was its annual Monday-night lecture series, the Monster Meetings, whose name parodied the weekly “Big Meetings” held at Indianapolis’s all-white Central YMCA.

    Getting Open

  • On the other hand, a commenter points out that Johnny himself "ripped off" (one might also say "parodied") Fred Perry with his oven mitt circle design.

    Bostonist

  • Since then, the former candidate (running, fittingly, on the Rent Is 2 Damn High Party) has been endlessly parodied, auto-tuned, and mashed-up.

    The 'Rent Is Too Damn High' Music Video Released! (VIDEO)

  • No matter who was behind the mask Ghostface used a knife and adhered to the slasher rules, something which was deliberately parodied in the Scream series.

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  • Saturday Night Live just parodied it ( "Fuckin 'blankets, how do they work?") and the internet is filled with amused and sometimes outraged science bloggers dissecting the lyrics.

    Insane Clown Posse: And God created controversy

  • More than 10 years after his death, Ted Hughes the poet, so often teased and parodied in his lifetime, is emerging as one of the towering literary figures of the past century, to be spoken of in the same breath as Eliot, Yeats, Auden and Larkin.

    Ted Hughes's final lines to Sylvia Plath bring closure to a tragic tale

  • This kind of behavior is common enough that it got parodied in Beavis & Butthead, there is also a mention in the book Fight Club where the main character burns his penis from pissing in the soup.

    Domino’s Pizza horror video

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