We Are the Robots

That's what they should have named this travesty of a cover (music begins about 1:05.)



Don't feel bad if you can't make it all the way to the end; I had to turn it off after the offensively didactic rap section ("someone to help you rebuild / after the rubble's gone".)

After you're finished laughing, take a few minutes to watch the original, below:



We have American Idol to thank for this mess.  I'm proud to say I hardly recognized any of the faces in the new version, but I can name almost everyone in the original recording (here's a cheat sheet,) which was made with about a hundred times more talent.

GRRRR!  Can we just pretend the remake never happened?!