There is a lot of serious news out there, but sometimes we need a laugh break. The videos posted below are guaranteed to make you smile.
This was triggered by a short dance scene from “Way Out West” – a 1937 Laurel & Hardy movie which is now inspiring brilliance on the Internet and making people laugh all over the world. For the record, here’s the original scene from “Way Out West” (the dancing starts about 1:20 into the clip);
Yesterday, a friend sent me the same dance scene, but in this clip L&H are dancing to Santana 1970 recording of the Tito Puente classic “Oye Como Va:”
I laughed and laughed (and forwarded it to my email list) and then started looking for MORE.
Thankfully, the web has even more songs with Laurel and Hardy dancing. They are presented for your enjoyment.
For the classic rock fans, ZZ Top’s “Sharp Dressed Man:”
Pop music lovers will appreciate the fact that Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” works too:
How about something from the 80s? Don’t miss The Gap Band’s “Party Train:”
One-Hit-Wonder Rockwell and “Somebody’s Watching Me:”
There are many, many more out there. These just happen to be a few of my favorites. We encourage you to find others and share them with your friends. We all can use a few laughs each day.
Laurel and Hardy are not the only ones dancing to the new music… check out the Three Stooges and “Wipeout:”