Kracker sings of a crowd of dive bar regulars trying to drown their sorrows. "I own a bar in Clinton Township," he told The Boot
. "I go hang out there when I'm home ... it's a shot and beer joint. It's fun to have your own joint, your own place. I wrote that song one day with Chris Tompkins. It was a fluke, really ... something happened when I was here and I had a morning off, so I called and asked if he wanted to write, and that song came out of it. "