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mondegreen - the words one misunderstands a song to contain, for example, 'just another man named monday' would be the mondegreen of 'just another manic monday'.

spoonerism - when the first letter/sounds of different words are mistakenly interchanged, ie. 'the broom wore glue' for 'the groom wore blue'.
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th0se crack me up =) I always wondered what that was called* .. ;]
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