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What's Your Favorite Science Fiction Novelty Song?

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On Friday, we looked at “Doctor Jones,” a song that somehow references Indiana Jones, but also gets everything about that character wrong. Now we’re asking you, what’s your favorite song about a science fiction book, movie, TV show, or game?

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And let’s not just restrict this to songs about science fiction. Let’s also include any reference whatsoever. The more out of nowhere the lyric, the better.

Need a bit of inspiration? Here’s The Firm’s “Star Trekkin’,” which will never leave your head once you’ve heard it.

Katharine is the former managing editor of io9.

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alliterator85
alliterator

Rachel Bloom’s “Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury”:

Probably the best song about having sex with a science fiction writer. Certainly better than that copycat knockoff “Give Me Your Love, Isaac Asimov.”

Come on, baby, I’m down on one knee.

I carved our names on a Halloween Tree!

You write about Earthlings going to Mars

And I write about blowing you in my car!

Also, the song itself won a Hugo Award.