Happy ‘Weird’ Al’s back in action

July 16, 2014 1:55 AM

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Happy ‘Weird’ Al’s back in action

Monday saw the world premiere of the video for “Tacky,” the first song on “Weird” Al Yankovic’s new album, “Mandatory Fun” and a parody of the Pharell Williams “Happy” song that is upbeat but sometimes induces head scratching.

Tuesday came with “Word Crimes,” a parody of “Blurred Lines” with so many grammar lessons the video should be used by English teachers the same way Billy Joel’s “We Didn’t Start the Fire” became a tool for history teachers. My favorite lyrics are either, “You’d better slow down/And use the right pro...

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