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The Dr. Demento Show #89-08 - February 19, 1989

Special Topic: turn the asylum over to the inmates (another all-request Dr. Demento show)

Sister Mary Elephant - Cheech & Chong
They Don't Make Nun Names (Like That No More) - Tommy Sharp & The Sharptones
Cinderella - Jack Ross
Language Tape - Michael Jackson - The Rich Brothers

May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose - "Little" Jimmy Dickens
Three Wheels On My Wagon - Dick Van Dyke
Last Blast Of The Blaster Bugler (full version) - Sonny Giannotta (w/ Phil Cammarata & Tommy Cardinale)

Along Came Jones - Ray Stevens
Burning Down The (Cartoon) House - Bob Rumbaugh 'N' Basketcase
Illegal Smile - John Prine
Normal - Martin Mull

M.T.A. - The Kingston Trio
Hooray, Hooray, I'm Going Away - Beatrice Kay
The Irish Ballad (live w/ intro) - Tom Lehrer

Hooty Sapperticker - Barbara & The Boys
I Want My Baby Back - Jimmy Cross
Cemetery Girls - Barnes & Barnes

Pop Corn Sack - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
Jack The Ripper - Screaming Lord Sutch
Chiller - Wally Wingert
The Bold Fisherman - Larry Lawrence Johnson

Pac-Man Fever - Buckner & Garcia
#5 Poisoning Pigeons In The Park (orchestral version) - Tom Lehrer
#4 Lumberjack Song (Live At Drury Lane) - Monty Python

#3 The Elements (live) - Tom Lehrer
#2 My Girlfriend Is Inflatable - John Mammoser
EXTRA: Surfin' Bird - The Trashmen

#1 The Contra Rap - Rich Little

next week: the demented side of folk music