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Taylor Swift: Mean Meaning

Song Released: 2011


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You, with your words like knives and swords and weapons that you use against me
You have knocked me off my feet again, got me feeling like a nothing
You, with your voice like nails on a chalkboard calling me out when I'm wounded
You, picking...

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    anonymous
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    Mar 29th, 2011 3:42pm report


    I think this song is about the record label guys in Nashville who didn't sign her when she was 11. According to Wiki, she sent a tape to every record label in Nashville but was rejected by all of them.
    It's like she's telling them that someday she'll get a big record deal and she'll be "living in a big ole city" and they're still gonna be where they are...

    When she sings "you have pointed out my flaws again, as if i don’t already see them", it's like they're telling her where she's going wrong with her singing/playing/etc.

    Either that, or it's about bullying!



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    anonymous
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    Jan 26th, 2011 1:55am report


    It's actually about a guy who made fun of Taylor because he didn't like her singing.



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    anonymous
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    Dec 21st, 2010 12:16pm report


    i think this song is about how Kayne west interrupted her thank you speech after accepting her award



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    anonymous
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    Dec 19th, 2010 12:31pm report


    i think this song is written to the media. it's saying that people telling her she can't sing isn't getting to her and that she's gonna prove herself



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