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Weird al: i have to be committed because i'm not talented i think the humor, as it were, comes from the fact that -- i'm not trying to be wacky and funny the comedy comes from me really committing and trying as hard as i can to dance like. The latest tweets from al yankovic (@alyankovic) you know the eat it guy los angeles.
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