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World's Worst iPod: Ben by Michael Jackson

Who thought a song about a pet rat could be so popular?  It was number 1 on the charts for one week in 1972.  The song was written for the film Ben which was actually a horror film.   Ben is the sequel to the film Willard.  Not sure if it's worth getting into the whole story, but Ben is the leader of a pack of rats terrorizes people and even causes some deaths.   A little boy named Danny befriends Ben and eventually takes in the varmint after all his little rat friends are In the end, the police get rid of all the rats except Ben.   Here's Michael Jackson singing the song at the Oscars.  Yes, this song was nominated for an Oscar.



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