EMMYS: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Number Funny By Accident (Video) By The Deadline Team August 25, 2014 8:47pm 8 Email 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: Anne Hathaway, Julie Taymor Spin Bleak Magic In Searing Drone Drama ‘Grounded’ ‘Cinderella’ Scores In Japan; ‘Home’ Lands In China: More International Box Office Honest Trailers Mocks The Newfronts MORE This just in: Daytime Emmy Awards Winners – Live Blog BAFTA TV Craft Awards: ‘Penny Dreadful’ Leads With Three Wins ‘King Jack’, ‘TransFatty Lives’ Take Top Audience Honors At Tribeca Film Festival You May Also Like: Awards Primetime Emmy Awards Online Entry Site Goes Live The online entry site for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards is now live and… Awards WGN America's 'Manhattan' Screener Mailings Kick Off Emmy Voting Season No rest for the campaign-weary. The bruising Oscar campaign ended only… Awards News Andy Samberg To Host 2015 Emmy Awards For Fox With his formidable live TV chops from his years on Saturday Night Live… Flash Mob 2015 Oscar Nominees Pictures: A Timeline Of Academy Awards Momentum 20th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Photos The People Magazine Awards Party Pics 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.