Vocalist Scott Anderson recalled to About.com: "When I wrote it I got the same feeling that I got when 'Paralyzer' fell into my lap. I thought 'Ohhh!' this is just a nifty little, kind of funky, dumb song. I really like it."
John Lennon wrote "The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill" about Richard Cooke, a hunter he met at the Maharishi's camp in India. Cooke hasn't shot anything since the camp, except with his camera - he became a freelance photographer for National Geographic.