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Posted By: Doug Chadwick
02-Jun-19 - 03:10 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Maybe Higgins was singing tongue in cheek?

I think you are being too generous, Mrrzy. In any other film, poetic licence would allow the rhyming of hung with tongue - but not this one. The lyricist simply got it wrong and the director didn't pick it up.