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    Default I will bury you in time

    Iím pretty certain this song is about Kurt Cobain. The only other person it could really be is Michael Stipe and that just doesnít add up.

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    Maybe it's just some rando Jeff knew who wasn't a celebrity?

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    He said it was about him and a famous rockstar. On multiple occasions. Once he says it was about him and a famous rockstar. Another time he said it was about a very very famous person.

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    Don't remember that. Source?

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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=FSBMEGMXYZU

    Thatís not even the only time Iíve heard him say that. He even says ď Which Iíve mentioned beforeĒ in reference to it being about a famous rockstar.

    Heís basically been telling the world this song is about Kurt Cobain for years but I canít seem to find anyone who has made the connection anywhere on the internet.

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    How do you know? Could be Gene Simmons or Eddie Van Halen.

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    No. It canít. And youíre just being a contrarian bc to suggest that Jeff Mangum wrote a song about Gene Simmons or Eddie Van Halen is really stupid.

    Jeff says the song is about a famous rockstar.

    If I gave you a multiple choice answer to that question and the choices were.

    A. Kurt Cobain
    B. Eddie Van Halen
    C. Gene Simmons

    Using your brain take an educated stab at the answer.

    Itís absolutely not just as likely to be about Gene Simmons or Eddie Van Halen as it is to be about Kurt Cobain. And the suggestion of such is straight up idiotic. Itís MUCH MUCH more likely to be about Kurt Cobain than basically anyone else and that is plainly obvious.

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    Instead of just immediately shitting on me why donít you look at it for yourself look at the lyrics. Think about the time period he came up in. Itís the the most logical answer.

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    the song is about me

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ldopa View Post
    Instead of just immediately shitting on me why don’t you look at it for yourself look at the lyrics. Think about the time period he came up in. It’s the the most logical answer.
    He's "shitting on you"* because you're being a conceited asshole. You don't know. You simply don't. To suggest you know is ridiculous. No one knows.

    https://youtu.be/KpVp0uRp5_Q?list=PL...A0FxH4rm&t=800

    Here's an early performance where Jeff explains himself. He seems anything but certain. And I've looked for myself at the lyrics. My interpretation is that 'rockstar' is just symbolic for obsession with whom/whatever.
    *he's actually not. He's just disagreeing with you and you're overreacting because you have nothing.

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