The awesome Gaga/Beyonce 'Telephone' parody video you knew was coming: Watch it here

Time to check your Virgin Mobile, Ms. Gaga; you’ve got mail.

Her Honey-Bee-buzzed “Telephone,” the nine-minute music video/lady-incarceration celebration/product-placement boogaloo that cornered the pop-culture conversation last week, now has its own parody. (Not the song’s first or only homemade tribute; we know.)

But if we do say so, it’s kind of a jackpot, even if—or because—the clip looks like it was made for eight bucks and a stack of expired OfficeMart coupons:

Bless the youngsters, with their YouTube skills, their dollar-store wigs, and their spectacular seven-day turnaround. Key of Awesome, we applaud you! Now back to the basement, and give us some Bieber fun, stat! Oh wait, you did.

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  • FHE

    This is too funny, true, and actually really well written. Props to them.

    • Terri

      Extremely well written and clever. Kudos to whomever came up with this.

  • darclyte

    Good stuff. The Key of Awesome folks are doing a pretty darn good job with these.

    • kct

      Check out their Adam Lambert video, Idol fans!

      • BJohnson

        I love that Lambert parody, esp. that line about not letting him show another guy on the video.

  • RyRyNYC

    OMG… This is better than the actual video… HAHAHA. And I am a GaGa fan, but that Telephone video while better than 97% of videos done today is still a step down after her one two punch of Paparazzi and Bad Romance.

  • Sasha Grey

    This video is hot. I just pounded two out. Great lyrics and the broads are hot!

    • DJ Techno Tsunami

      @ Sasha – I agree with you. The video is very hot! It would be better if they got into a fight and white girl won. What, What! What you lookin at?

      • Colt 45 and 2 zig zags

        @ DJ Techno Tsunami – You’re a racist! You want the white girl to win… I’m looking at you, racist!

  • allie

    Excellent! I love parodies!

  • Jeff

    Love it! I don’t know which one I like more this one or the Bad Romance parody they did!

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  • Melanie

    I love the parody, but considering the outfits are nearly dead-on, I’m sure it cost more than 8 bucks to make.

  • Jackie

    I love the “three nuns in a tub with a garden knome”.. haha! What?

    Also the way “Gaga” said she’d drop a piano on Jay-Z.. the way she said Jay-Z was hilarious for some reason.

    • j

      Exactly- the three nuns with a garden knome was so random yet hilarious!

      • Clleopatra

        djmestar69 on October 24, 2011 I just got my iPad 2 and I am totally blown away. My MacBook pro is sitting in the corner and I haven not missed a beat Glad I haven not bought it and got it For FREE, my cousin received his ipad 2 for free too lol. The web address, if I remember correctly, was: freeipad2giveaways.info

  • Charles

    As if Beyonce would be scared of Lady Gaga. Love them both, but I have a hard time believing Honey Bee would be scared of anyone.

    • Jess

      Um, it’s a parody.

  • AlexG

    Very, very well done!!!

  • Lee

    Hilarious! I’m going to check them out on YouTube. “Telephone” is the music video that Quinten Tarentino never made, but it’s awesome in it’s own bizarre way.

  • Jake

    Fantastic – and she nails it on the head: the video is truly to distract from the mediocrity of the song as well as a perfect example of the pretentious kitchen sink approach to ‘art’.

  • Michael

    This is absolutely terrible. One of the worst parodies I’ve ever seen. The writing is God awful, I could write something better in 5 minutes. How can this be the best one out there EW? This article disappoints me.

    • Shaymureed

      SCHLITZMIESTER on September 21, 2010 at least one person who hwecatd this hazzz to know the name of the song playing, cmon, i realy want to know!!!!

  • rome114

    nice! & funny!

  • Ilan Ben Menachem

    I love the parody, but considering the outfits are nearly dead-on, I’m sure it cost more than 8 bucks to make.

    • Joselin

      MyFreeProductSamples on October 14, 2011 @MsExoticBliss Hey tkhnas! I try to keep it nice and clean and only post stuff I’d order personally myself!

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