This is kind of awful.
Fascinatingly awful. There are versions of this song that are genuinely creepy. This ain’t one of them.
I think that I may have seen this before, but it’s still worth reproducing.
Damn, she really isn’t in Kansas anymore! pic.twitter.com/Db3FeQm1QJ
— Ron Fournier (@ron_fournier) March 8, 2014
I’ll add that a psychological horror version of The Wizard of Oz would be at least mildly fascinating to me. I get the general impression that Wicked wasn’t exactly that; and besides, I don’t think that they’ve made a movie version yet.
You never go Full Mundane.
…Oh, sorry: ‘Mundane’ is a specialized slur found in the fandom/SCA/geek community: it translates to Not a fan/SCAdian/geek. Mundane is in fact a rather rude slur; you’re not supposed to call people by that in public. I may get yelled at, in fact, for calling Ms. Randa Jarrar a mundane, but I don’t particularly care. She started it:
Why I can’t stand white belly dancers
Whether they know it or not, white women who practice belly dance are engaging in appropriation