35 Popular Songs That Don't Mean What You Think

A lot is made about the lyrical content of songs. So much so that, naturally, we wind up with more than a few different interpretations that are usually presented with fact.

Well, all of them are bullshit and you knew the day would come when we debunk those myths. Are readers researched the origins of these popular songs, and we gave $200 to the winner ...

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