This song deals with the music industry, which was putting King's X through the ringer. Their longtime manager, Sam Taylor, had left them and they were looking for a new one. "We were having all these big-time managers fly in from LA to meet with us, and it was just really overwhelming," King's X frontman Doug Pinnick said in a Songfacts interview
. "It's all about handshaking, glasses shaking, and the whole deal, just cutting the grass and trying to figure out what to do."