This is a very simple page that offers a lot of information. Line by line, it dissects the more memorable lyrics in “Its the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)” by REM. Detailed definitions and ideas are present, such as who the people in the song is, what they have in common, and what speculations exist about some of the other cryptic lines found in this fast-paced and intricate song.
Film.com Published this page for anyone wishing to unerstand the lyrics of “Its the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)” and prehaps learn more about what REM means by it. He credibility is high simply because it needs none. This is meant to speculate and attempt to decode the meaning of the song, it guarantees no results nor does it reference anything it needs to source. Links are available at some points, such as to learn more about the subject. The page seems to be a little of date, so the ideas may be old as well. But the song is older, so these ideas are still relevant.
Teagues, Kipp. “R.E.M. Lyric Annotations FAQ.” R.E.M. Lyric Annotations
FAQ. Flim.com, n.d. Web. 219 Oct. 2014. <http://www.flim.com/remlafaq/document/itstheend.html>.
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