06 Jul '11, 11pm

NDP organisers may have flouted copyright laws after they modified lyrics of Lady Gaga hit to create the Fun Pack Song

NDP organisers may have flouted copyright laws after they modified lyrics of Lady Gaga hit to create the Fun Pack Song

Giant xiao long bao (steamed dumplings) figurines on display at the first full-dress NDP rehearsal at the Marina Bay Floating Platform yesterday. The food item will be featured alongside other local cuisine - such as roti prata and satay - during one of the acts. -- ST PHOTOS: NEO XIAOBIN ORGANISERS of this year's National Day Parade (NDP) may have flouted copyright laws after they modified the lyrics of a Lady Gaga hit to create a song about its goodie bag, said lawyers on Wednesday. The Fun Pack Song rips off Lady Gaga's Bad Romance by using the tune but substituting lyrics that celebrate the items inside the pack such as Newater, biscuits and sweets. Read the full report in Thursday's edition of The Straits Times.

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