You play guitar in a band.
Your guitar's a bit flat.
You ask for a reference note to help you tune it.
Gimme an 'E,' you say.
Instead of a musical reference, you get EEEeeeeeeeeeeeee - done in a wavering, silly, and sarcastic voice.
Useless for tuning anything, but usually worth a giggle or two.

Gimme an 'E.'... EEEeeeeeeeeeeeee.

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