EMMYS: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Number Funny By Accident (Video) By The Deadline Team August 25, 2014 8:47pm 8 Email Print Tonight’s “Weird Al” Yankovic number at the Emmy Awards — a parody of TV series theme songs — was less funny for the new lyrics written for the tunes than for the dance tribute to Emmy shows gone by. Related EMMYS: Kathy Bates Pays Tribute To Robin Williams, Talks Career Resurgence Emmy Awards, Weird Al Yankovic Deadline.com Awards EMMYS: Winners By… This just in: Bruce Springsteen Autobiography ‘Born To Run’ Coming From Simon & Schuster China’s Bliss Media Acquires Stake In Insiders Jared Padalecki Confirmed To Return For ‘Gilmore Girls’ Revival MORE This just in: Oscars: Pete Hammond Handicaps The Best Director Race – AwardsLine After Winning An Oscar For ‘The English Patient’, DP John Seale Returns To The Desert With George Miller On ‘Mad Max’ Making The Environment A Better Place, One Note At A Time: J. Ralph & His Oscar-Nominated Song “Manta Ray” You May Also Like: Awards Emmys: Creative Arts Awards Ceremony Expanded To 2 Nights Awards International Emmys: France Leads As 'Spiral' Wins Best Drama Series Awards Donald Trump Turns Emmy Snark To Campaign Advantage PHOTOS Deadline’s The Contenders 2015: Benicio Del Toro, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Moore And More – Photo Gallery Deadline Studio @ TIFF Part 3: Behind The Scenes With Kate Winslet, Jean Dujardin, Elisabeth Moss & More Deadline Studio @ TIFF Part Two: Eddie Redmayne, Brie Larson, Tom Hiddleston And More Deadline Studio At TIFF Part One: Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Sarah Silverman And More – Photo Gallery Burn? What? No snark about Al’s make up base coat? Nope, it was plenty funny. Who’s writing this column, Humorless Nikki? Thankfully, she’s not writing anything. Terrible. The worst ever on TV. The worst. I’m a Weird Al fan, but this was just an abomination, almost on par with Rob Lowe’s Snow White debacle at the Oscars. name of the dancers? Comments are closed.