The Most Brilliant Use Of Lionel Richie Ever

When I was at Rowan University, I had a whole lot of “wacky morning show” aspirations. And during my time at WGLS-FM, I got to exercise many of those demons on a program called The Earlybird Special. It was the building block of the nonsense that I pedal now on a daily basis.

I swear, I’m building towards something, just stick with me.

Now if you happen to live in Mimosa Hall during my tenure there, there’s a chance that you were victim of my first radio “bit” ever. I thought it would be hilarious to call people with clips from Lionel Richie‘s “Hello“. Even then it was a joke that was 12 years old and stale, but that set of prank phone calls launched whatever this is that I do now. So as you can imagine, Mr. Richie’s ode to love still holds a special place in my heart. Here’s a refresher.

All of that is a lot of background to tell you that it made my heart smile to see someone continue to carry the torch of “Hello” jokes. I hope you enjoy this really well done video that popped up this morning courtest of TheHighDefinte.com.

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