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[[Image:Limozeenvssloshy.png|thumb|200px|The label made us do it!]]
[[Image:Limozeenvssloshy.png|thumb|200px|The label made us do it!]]
[[Limozeen]] and [[sloshy]] cover each other's trademark songs.
[[Limozeen]] and [[sloshy]] cover each other's trademark songs.
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'''Cast (in order of appearance):''' {{film|Limozeen}}, [[Larry Palaroncini]], [[sloshy]], [[Teeg Dougland]] (Easter egg), [[Gary Palaroncini]] (Easter egg)
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'''Cast (in order of appearance):''' {{film|Limozeen}}, [[sloshy]], [[Teeg Dougland]] (Easter egg), [[Larry Palaroncini]] (Easter egg), [[Gary Palaroncini]] (Easter egg)
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'''Places:''' [[Basement of the Brothers Strong]], [[Outer Space]] (Easter egg)
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'''Places:''' [[Strong Bad's Basement]], [[Outer Space]] (Easter egg)
'''Date:''' Monday, September 17, 2007  
'''Date:''' Monday, September 17, 2007  
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'''Page title:''' The Label Made Us Do It!
'''Page title:''' The Label Made Us Do It!
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'''Running time:''' 1:35 (cover songs); 2:13 (Because, It's Midnite); 0:48 (We Don't Really Even Care About You); 6:10 (all four songs combined)
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'''Running time:''' 6:10 (all four songs combined)
==Transcript==
==Transcript==
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''{[[The Cheat's record player]] appears on a table in Strong Bad's basement. An album cover slides onscreen, which reads "limozeen" (in sloshy's logo's font) "vs. SLOSHY" (in Limozeen's logo's font). Two feet are seen: one Hollywood Boulevard and one wearing jeans and a [[Chuck Taylor All-Star]]. At the bottom of the screen, it reads "A. Limozeen plays sloshy's 'We Don't Really Even Care About You'" and "B. sloshy plays Limozeen's '[[Because, It's Midnite]]'". Each has "listen", "download", and "hear the original" next to it. By default, Limozeen's version of "We Don't Really Even Care About You" plays.}''
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''{[[The Cheat]]'s [[Characters' Instruments#Record Player|record player]] appears on a table in Strong Bad's basement. An album cover slides onscreen, which reads "limozeen" (in sloshy's logo's font) "vs. SLOSHY" (in Limozeen's logo's font). Two feet are seen: one Hollywood Boulevard and one wearing jeans and a [[Chuck Taylor All-Stars|Chuck Taylor All-Star]]. At the bottom of the screen, it reads "A. Limozeen plays sloshy's 'We Don't Really Even Care About You'" and "B. sloshy plays Limozeen's '[[Because, It's Midnite]]'". Each has "listen", "download", and "hear the original" next to it. By default, Limozeen's version of "We Don't Really Even Care About You" plays.}''
===Limozeen's cover of "We Don't Really Even Care About You"===
===Limozeen's cover of "We Don't Really Even Care About You"===
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'''LARRY:''' Get out of my backyard!<br />
'''LARRY:''' Get out of my backyard!<br />
Or maybe don't.<br />
Or maybe don't.<br />
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'Cause I'm about to watch a movie!<br />
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'Cuz I'm about to watch a movie!<br />
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A movie movie movie movie!
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A movie movie movie movieee!
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
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'''LARRY:''' We don't really even!<br />
'''LARRY:''' We don't really even!<br />
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
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'''LARRY:''' ''{louder}''We don't really even!<br />
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'''LARRY:''' We don't really even!<br />
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
'''BACKUP SINGERS:''' We don't really even<br />
'''LARRY:''' We don't really even care! About you! About you!
'''LARRY:''' We don't really even care! About you! About you!
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''{much quieter and with an acoustic guitar:}''
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''{much quieter:}''
'''LARRY:''' We don't really even...<br />
'''LARRY:''' We don't really even...<br />
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:'''TEEG DOUGLAND:''' I'm afraid I've got some bad news, boys. sloshy's tour van is getting away.
:'''TEEG DOUGLAND:''' I'm afraid I've got some bad news, boys. sloshy's tour van is getting away.
:''{Cut to Larry shaking his fist at Gary}''
:''{Cut to Larry shaking his fist at Gary}''
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:'''LARRY:''' Gary, hit 'em with some hot lixx!
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:'''LARRY:''' Gary, hit 'em with some hot licks!
:''{A guitar rises up in front of Gary and he grins. Cut to an external shot of the Space Machine, flying through space firing lasers while a guitar solo plays. The lasers hit the broken-down van of sloshy as it flies away.}''
:''{A guitar rises up in front of Gary and he grins. Cut to an external shot of the Space Machine, flying through space firing lasers while a guitar solo plays. The lasers hit the broken-down van of sloshy as it flies away.}''
:''{Cut to the interior of the sloshy van as the guitar music fades. One band member is driving, one is turned around in the shotgun seat, and one (the glasses-wearing bassist) is sitting in the back seat.}''
:''{Cut to the interior of the sloshy van as the guitar music fades. One band member is driving, one is turned around in the shotgun seat, and one (the glasses-wearing bassist) is sitting in the back seat.}''
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:'''BASSIST:''' Yeah... Yeah, we don't have any shields.
:'''BASSIST:''' Yeah... Yeah, we don't have any shields.
:'''SLOSHY MEMBER 1:''' Oh... Do we have any cigarettes left?
:'''SLOSHY MEMBER 1:''' Oh... Do we have any cigarettes left?
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:'''BASSIST:''' Yeah, we got cigarettes. ''{holds up pack of cigarettes}''
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:'''BASSIST:''' Yeah, we got cigarettes.
:'''SLOSHY MEMBER 1:''' Awwwesome.
:'''SLOSHY MEMBER 1:''' Awwwesome.
:''{The guitar solo resumes and the sloshy van explodes.}''
:''{The guitar solo resumes and the sloshy van explodes.}''
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===Explanations===
===Explanations===
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*The format of the single is known as a [[Wikipedia:Split album|split single]] with two different bands on one release. Split singles where two bands cover each other's songs are often done by indie labels to promote the label and the two bands, thus the page title.
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*The format of the single is known as a [[Wikipedia:Split album|split single]], with two different bands are on one single. Split singles where two bands cover each other's songs are often done by indie bands to promote the label and the two bands, thus the page title.
===Trivia===
===Trivia===
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*The [[Audio Quality|sound quality]] of the toon has been upped considerably, resulting in clearer sound than other cartoons, similar to [[Homestar Presents: Presents]] and [[An Important Rap Song]].
*The [[Audio Quality|sound quality]] of the toon has been upped considerably, resulting in clearer sound than other cartoons, similar to [[Homestar Presents: Presents]] and [[An Important Rap Song]].
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*This is the first time the entire original ''Because, It's Midnite'' has been made publicly accessible. Previously, it had only been available through [[strongbad_email.exe Disc Four]] and [[Strong Bad Sings and Other Type Hits]]. A sound clip had also appeared temporarily in the [[Strong Bad Email]] menu.
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*This is the first time the original ''Because, It's Midnite'' has been made publicly accessible. Previously it had only been available through [[strongbad_email.exe Disc Four]] and [[Strong Bad Sings and Other Type Hits]].
**It is also the first permanent publicly accessible version of the original We Don't Even Really Care About You, having previously been a [[Quote of the Week]].
**It is also the first permanent publicly accessible version of the original We Don't Even Really Care About You, having previously been a [[Quote of the Week]].
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*The Easter egg is not only the first Limozeen: "but they're in space!" toon that was featured outside of [[Strong Bad Email]], it is also the first not to feature the "comic relief", [[Mary Palaroncini]].
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*The Easter egg is the first Limozeen in Space toon not to feature the "comic relief", [[Mary Palaroncini]].
===Remarks===
===Remarks===
*The space background used in the space chase scene in the Easter egg has a noticeable seam.
*The space background used in the space chase scene in the Easter egg has a noticeable seam.
*In the Limozeen cover, the lead vocals are trilled in some parts, resulting in a rolled R sound even when there are no Rs.
*In the Limozeen cover, the lead vocals are trilled in some parts, resulting in a rolled R sound even when there are no Rs.
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*The sloshy cover of "Because, it's Midnite" is shorter than the original. Specifically, it skips a whole verse, chorus, and solo (the line starting with "Sunset Strip").  This verse was originally included, then edited out.  Lyrically, the verse is similar to Limozeen's version, except "bringing the metal back to where it belongs" is sung as "bringing the WHAT?  back to WHAT?"
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*The sloshy cover is shorter than the original.
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*As mentioned in [[concert]], one of the members of sloshy has his back to the camera throughout the Easter egg.
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*Both covers are exactly 1:35 in length.
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*Counting all four songs together, this is the longest [[Toons#Shorts|Short]] by nearly two minutes.
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===Inside References===
===Inside References===
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*The album is produced under the label "[[Cheap as Free]] Music".
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*The album is produced under the [[Cheap as Free]] label.
*The boot on the cover of the album is a Hollywood Boulevard, previously worn by Strong Bad in [[concert]].
*The boot on the cover of the album is a Hollywood Boulevard, previously worn by Strong Bad in [[concert]].
*The Easter egg references [[smoking]].
*The Easter egg references [[smoking]].
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*A dual artist single record was previously seen in [[Marzipan's Answering Machine Version 13.2]], when [[The King of Town]] and [[The Cheat]] used [[Marzipan]]'s [[PhoneTime XL8|answering machine]] to record a "split 7-inch".
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**It also references Limozeen having been "knocked off the charts in the forbidden zone by an alternative rock band".
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===Real World References===
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===Real-World References===
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*The pack of cigarettes is a pack of [[Wikipedia:Marlboro (cigarette)|Marlboros]].
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*The page title is a variation of the catch phrase "The devil made me do it!" popularized by comedian Flip Wilson.
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*The album cover resembles that of [[Wikipedia:Jump Back|Jump Back]] by the [[Wikipedia:Rolling Stones|Rolling Stones]].
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*The record player is a [[Wikipedia:Fisher Price|Fisher Price]] children's record player, model 49B8.
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==YouTube Version==
 
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*The songs play automatically, starting with Limozeen's cover, then sloshy's cover. Afterward, the cover title is crossed out and is replaced with the text "original", playing Because It's Midnite and then We Don't Really Even Care About You.
 
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*The Easter egg plays automatically after all songs are finished.
 
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*The [[YouTube]] description for this toon is "Split 7-inch featuring Limozeen covering sloshy and sloshy covering Limozeen. Stick around after the main event for the original versions!"
 
==External Links==
==External Links==
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{{extlinks|limozloshy|12473|youtube=d7z8eCgGc4o}}
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*[[HR:limozloshy.html|watch "Limozeen vs. Sloshy"]]
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*[[HR:limozeen dontcare.mp3|download Limozeen's cover of ''We Don't Really Even Care About You'']]
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*[[HR:limozloshy.swf|view the Flash file for "Limozeen vs. Sloshy"]]
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*[[HR:sloshy midnite.mp3|download sloshy's cover of ''Because, It's Midnite'']]
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*[[HR:limozeen_dontcare.mp3|Download Limozeen's cover of ''We Don't Really Even Care About You'']]
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*[[HR:sloshy_midnite.mp3|Download sloshy's cover of ''Because, It's Midnight'']]
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*[[Forum:12473|forum thread re: "Limozeen vs. Sloshy"]]
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[[Category:Shorts]][[Category:sloshy]]
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[[Category:Shorts]]

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