All things braai’d and beautiful

2010-09-25 00:00

TWITTER rewrote film and music lyrics yesterday with users making the most of two trending topics — #braailyrics and #braaimovies — in celebration of the Heritage Day tradition of braaing. Here’s a selection:

Braai Movies:

Vleis Ventura (Ace Ventura)

Braai Another Day (Die Another Day)

The Marinator (The Terminator)

The Silence of the Lambs

Death at a BBQ (Death at a Funeral)

Braaied and prejudice (Pride and Prejudice)

Enemy of the Steak; Bad Braais 1 and 2! (Enemy of the State; Bad Boys 1 & 2)

The Corpse Braai’d (The Corpse Bride)

Lambshank Redemption (Shawshank Redemption)

Braailight (Twilight)

Braai lyrics:

I just braai’d in your yard tonight (I just died in your arms tonight)

Just gonna stand there and watch meat burn, that’s alright because I like the way it hurts, just gonna stand there and watch me braai (Eminem and Rhianna)

Meat, vleis, more boerewors (Peace, love more tolerance — Just Jinjer)

Dee be doo be doo be doo braai-aai (Freshlyground)

I believe I can braai (R. Kelly)

No tomatie, no slaai, no braaivleis, no braai (Bob Marley)

When you just start to braai and the sous hits your eye thats amore! (Frank Sinatra)

Don’t braai so close to me (The Police)

Smells like beef fillet (Nirvana)

Get rich or braai trying (50 Cent)

Grilling me softly with his tongs (Lauryn Hill)

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