MTV makes me wanna smoke crack fall out of the window and I'm never comin back MTV makes me wanna get high can't get a ride no matter how I try and everything's perfect and everything's bright and everyone's perky and everyone's uptight I love those videos I watch 'em all day........
(what's the problem?) uh...I dunno just stop the tape...
MTV whoa! makes me wanna smoke crack fly out the window and I'm never comin' back mtv makes me wanna get high as the moon like a rubber balloon aww get that squeegee everything's wonderful everything's grand everything's swinging all across the land you know it bust out the biscuits strike up the band play those videos every woman and man
cuz MTV, whoa! makes me wanna smoke crack fly out the window and I'm never comin back mtv makes me wanna get high as a kite gettin all uptight take it aww yeah fake it till ya make it right about now steppin into a cold ass fashion aww yeah weedwack that thing
I work down at the video store makin some change with a sparkle in my step and a smile on my face condominiums risin above and those video's are better than love
yeah! MTV! MTV! check! MTV makes me wanna smoke crack!
"It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" was inspired by a dream where Michael Stipe conjured up images of people with the initials L.B.: Lester Bangs, Leonid Breshnev, Lenny Bruce and Leonard Bernstein.