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    Default Lead Singer Disease strikes again!!

    literally...

    SYDNEY, Australia - The hugely popular children's group The Wiggles is expected this week to announce the departure of its lead singer, media reports said Wednesday.

    The Australian supergroup has reportedly scheduled a press conference for Thursday in the western city of Perth to make a "major announcement relating to members of the group," according to the Sydney Morning Herald, Australian Associated Press and the online edition of Sydney's The Daily Telegraph newspaper.

    The reports said the group was likely to announce the departure of the "Yellow Wiggle," Greg Page, who has been frequently absent from touring since undergoing a double hernia operation in December.

    The 34-year-old known for his bright yellow T-shirt has been undergoing medical treatment since June after experiencing fainting spells and lethargy, the reports said.

    Calls to the group's publicist were not immediately returned Wednesday.

    The Wiggles were Australia's top-earning entertainers last year, ahead of No. 2 AC/DC and No. 3 Nicole Kidman. The four men in brightly colored T-shirts, accompanied by a cast of characters including Dorothy the Dinosaur and Wags the Dog, grossed $39 million last year.

    Page, who was replaced by an understudy when he pulled out of The Wiggles' U.S. tour in July, reportedly said he needed to rest and seek medical advice for the fainting spells.

    "I have had numerous bouts of this over the past eight months but they are getting more frequent, and more concerning," he was quoted as saying by The Daily Telegraph. "So I have decided that I must go home, rest and seek further medical advice to assure myself that I will be OK for future tours."

    Publicist Dianna O'Neill told The Sydney Morning Herald that doctors had not been able to identify Page's illness.

    Page helped found The Wiggles in 1991 after he and two other members met while studying early childhood education at Sydney's Macquarie University.

    The group has franchised its enormously popular recipe to several non-English speaking countries, including Taiwan.
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    Kids are going to be devastated.....
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    Cherone's not doing anything these days, right?
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    Quote Originally Posted by sixstring View Post
    Cherone's not doing anything these days, right?
    LOL, geez you guys can be cruel. I was so glad when my kids out grew this group. They're clean, wholesome fun but they can definitely get on your nerves after awhile.

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    Ah, you know I'm just kidding, right? LOL!
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    "20 minutes (late to work)? Shit. Last year I woke up three weeks too late.
    My advice is to go for the alien abduction story. Look bemused, dishevelled and on the verge of tears as you recount your story of intrusive and degrading medical tests.
    Worked for me anyway. I still have colleagues asking me what it is like to fuck a green womanoid with seventeen breasts.
    Alternatively just walk in and inform everyone that alcoholism is indeed a disease and that they should be less judgemental and perhaps a little more supportive."
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    "something tells me that after the nuclear holocaust, there'll be twinkies, cockroaches, and a dave vs. sammy argument going on somewhere".
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    dooo the monkey/ ooo-ooo ah ah ooo-ooo ah ah/ monkey monkey,,,yyyyyyeah i cant stand the fuckers. my nephew was all about this group for a few years....drove me crazy!!
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    They'll be nothing without Greg. At least he didn't leave to make a movie.

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    Why do I feel like thier song "Fuit Salad" is more than just a song to them.....

    Yes I have small kids that watch them.

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    Ten years down the line, The Wiggles will have a reunion tour...but will it be a REAL classic Wiggles runion without Greg?(a question to ponder)

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    Quote Originally Posted by sixstring View Post
    Cherone's not doing anything these days, right?
    Word! LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by sixstring View Post
    Cherone's not doing anything these days, right?
    I thought Cherone was the gay Teletubbie?
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    Quote Originally Posted by FORD View Post
    I thought Cherone was the gay Teletubbie?
    Where'd you get that idea?

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    Quote Originally Posted by map57 View Post
    Why do I feel like thier song "Fuit Salad" is more than just a song to them.....

    Yes I have small kids that watch them.
    "You take one zuccini, one tomatoe too. Put 'em in a bowl and you've got vegetable soup. Uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh." - The Wiggles

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    Quote Originally Posted by voivod View Post
    Where'd you get that idea?

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    What the hell is a Wiggle? Is it like a Teletubby thing or what?
    Just go for it!

 

 

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