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#MakeASongDublin is trending on Twitter and it's an absolute joy

The puns, the puns!

SURE, THERE ARE lots of musical odes to Dublin city as a whole, but what of the suburbs? The villages? Don’t they deserve love too?

The hashtag #MakeASongDublin is seeking to make up for that with some excellent riffs on popular song titles.

It was devised by Alan Kinsella of the @electionlit Twitter account, who started it off with a banger:

Now there are hundreds of Dublin-ified song names – and if you love puns as much as we love puns, they’re are a complete joy.

EVERY NOW AND THEN I TAKE THE DAAAART

I was happy in the haze of a drunken hour…

Don’t leave me hanging on loike a yo-yo, roysh

Ah, perfect

PERFECT

Did her mama ever tell her why, though?

His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy

I have climbed the Wicklow Mountains…

Truly excellent work here

Just a fantastic job all round

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