's attempt at World Domination
. It was the same pool of musicians recording under different names, signed to several different record companies
's Rubber Band, the Brides of Funkenstein, The Horny Horns
, Parlet. Who did I leave out?
It was also the name of the corporation that ran this mess - "Thang, Inc.", for short.
The term also describes the general philosophy/mythology behind the P-Funk... I guess. Ask George! He'll know!