Can I get a whoow? Whoow!
June 7, 2012 6:17 PM   Subscribe

Need to wish someone a really special happy birthday or congratulations or even a simple, heartfelt Happy Thanksgiving? Why not send them a singing telegram from India?
posted by shivohum (12 comments total) 20 users marked this as a favorite
I...a...just... here, have a cookie!

(I was really hoping for some awesome Bollywood beats)
posted by smirkette at 6:28 PM on June 7, 2012 [1 favorite]

*hand rubbing*
posted by Catch at 6:55 PM on June 7, 2012 [1 favorite]

¿¡¿What only Christian holidays?!?
posted by Katjusa Roquette at 7:01 PM on June 7, 2012

Super duper job!
Super duper job!
You're brilliant, magnificent,
Excellent, resilient
Because shivohum...
You did a Super duper job!
posted by arcticseal at 7:17 PM on June 7, 2012 [3 favorites]

Holy crap. I'm going to do this for EVERYTHING now.
posted by looli at 7:18 PM on June 7, 2012

Yes yes yes love love love.
posted by Danila at 8:18 PM on June 7, 2012

Bookmarked the shit out of that. I was just listening to 'Super Duper Job' too arcticseal, do you think it is a little sea shantyish?
posted by Trivia Newton John at 9:49 PM on June 7, 2012

Exactly! Dave furled that sail real good.
posted by arcticseal at 9:57 PM on June 7, 2012

My wife sent me a TajTune for some occasion a few years ago. I still have the MP3 of it somewhere. It was awesome.
posted by briank at 3:59 AM on June 8, 2012

posted by orme at 4:39 AM on June 8, 2012

At first I was all, "woo, hoo! Fun, hilarious, clever!"

But now I wonder if there a hint of mocking in this. If it were Bollywood-ish I would love it to bits.

But it seems to be almost deliberately amateurish... when India has so many very cool tunes and a gazillion good singers. Almost every Indian Indian I've ever met has loved to sing the Bollywood songs... and usually pretty damn well.

Such a shame not to use the great ones and enjoy the Indian ness, not the silliness.
posted by taff at 8:22 PM on June 8, 2012

I enjoy the happy birthday, which I will indeed use. t/y shivohum!
posted by nj_subgenius at 8:30 AM on June 9, 2012

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