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How To Explain This Year's GRAMMYs To Your Granny

Start with talking about MP3s and move on from there.

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1. "Lorde of what?"

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"Grandma. No. That's her name. New Zealand teenager, not royalty."

2. "The robots are attacking!"

"No, Grandma. That's Daft Punk. They wear those masks/helmets. It builds mystique."
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"No, Grandma. That's Daft Punk. They wear those masks/helmets. It builds mystique."

3. "I don't recognize any of these bands!"

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"Bull, Grandma. The Beatles are winning a lifetime achievement award. Pull it together."

4. "Is that a typo?"

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"No, Grandma. The band is called 'fun.!' Lowercase 'f,' period at the end."

5. "Is THAT a typo?"

"Still nope. P!nk. With an exclamation point."
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"Still nope. P!nk. With an exclamation point."

6. "I like rock. Classic rock."

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"Black Sabbath, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, and Neil Young are all nominated for Best Rock Album. How about dem apples?"

7. "Do I know him from the internet?"

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"Heck yes! That's Macklemore — the video for his song 'Thrift Shop' was huge online."

8. "Why would someone set an arcade on fire?"

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"Grandma! It's not a real — wait, are you trolling?"

9. "When do they give the award for best talk radio?"

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"Stop trolling, Grandma! Seriously."

10. "Has Magna Carta Holy Grail sold 1,104,000 copies or 1,103,000?"

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"Well played. Well played indeed.

...1,104,000."