Friday Random Ten: WTF?

Yet again, BlackInk has abandoned you in order to get Real Work done, and he has charged me with posting this week’s Random Ten. I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning just before 8, and was greeted with tweets (yes, I check Twitter upon waking, no I don’t care what you think) about Barack Obama being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

Frankly, I thought I was still dreaming.

After I rubbed my eyes and looked again, I realized it was true. My first coherent thought: “WTF?!” And the urgency of that question only increased over the course of the morning — especially after the president’s short, awkward, and weirdly delivered pseudo-acceptance speech.

All of that to say, this week’s Random Ten theme is: Songs That Make You Go ‘WTF?!’

Did I Step On Your Trumpet? — Danielson (slb)

“A Sentence of Sorts in Kongsvinger” — Of Montreal (Jamelle)

Smash Into You — Beyonce (shani-o)

Honky Tonk Badunkadunk — Trace Atkins (quadmoniker)

Electric Wire Hustle Flower — Common (Alisa)

Absolutely Cuckoo — The Magnetic Fields (Alisa)

Chicken Grease — D’Angelo (BlackInk)

Anyone Else But You — The Moldy Peaches (shani-o)

My Neck, My Back (Lick It) — Khia (BlackInk)

“Irony of it All” — The Streets (Jamelle)

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