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James Corden Helped Alanis Morissette Update “Ironic” on Late Late Show

James Corden continued to prove his amazing adorableness when he invited Alanis Morissette onto the Late Late Show to sing some updated lyrics for “Ironic,” her hit song from the 90s. The best part of this all is how much of a great sport Morissette is, and how she’s actually totally still got some amazing vocal skills.

Check out some of these updated lyrics:

It’s like swiping left
on your future soulmate
It’s a Snapchat
that you wish you had saved
It’s a funny tweet
that nobody faves

Oof. I really feel that last one. Really, I do. But the best updated lyric:

It’s ten thousand male late night hosts
when all you want is just one woman, seriously

Preach!

(via Uproxx)

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Jessica Lachenal is a writer who doesn’t talk about herself a lot, so she isn’t quite sure how biographical info panels should work. But here we go anyway. She's the Weekend Editor for The Mary Sue, a Contributing Writer for The Bold Italic (thebolditalic.com), and a Staff Writer for Spinning Platters (spinningplatters.com). She's also been featured in Model View Culture and Frontiers LA magazine, and on Autostraddle. She hopes this has been as awkward for you as it has been for her.