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Artie Lang and the Meaning of “Gwar”


Oderus Urungus and Balsac the Jaws of Death from Gwar were on The Artie Lange Show earlier this week, and, needless to say, the ensuing interview is entertaining as hell. My favorite part actually comes fairly early on, when Artie and Oderus are discussing possible phrases for which Gwar could be an acronym (“Gay Women Against Rape,” “God What a Racket,” etc.), but the whole thing is great. I won’t spoil anything else for you — just watch:


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