It's not enough you passed it for a while,
You can't afford the amass of denial.
Don't explain, you can't arcane it too.
Your lies surpassed your doubt.

Don't do something you'll regret

It's not enough you passed it for a while,
The time you take,
Your minds mistake,
Time worth throwing all away.

It's not enough attention,
Though you're too proud to mention,
I can't go on pretending,
That it's still the same


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Second Chance for Max Headroom Lyrics as written by Deryck Jason Whibley Deryck Whibley

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    Half Hour of Power is the CD that it's on. Good song

    River Wolfon February 11, 2006   Link
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    my dad said that Max Headroom was a cartoon chracter or something... haha

    SumJackass41on August 27, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    max headroom was this badass guy from the 80s. he was like the first ever computer generated character

    stump522on April 16, 2003   Link
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    this is by faaaaaaar the best sum 41 song

    BlackLungFeveron June 23, 2003   Link
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    What cd is this on?

    JeXon November 29, 2004   Link
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    General Comment

    can ne 1 tell me what this song is about? I'm not really sure.

    final_notice41on March 06, 2006   Link
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    This song is great, I like the ska peice near the end.

    minoshaon March 31, 2006   Link
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    My Interpretation

    No strong leads as to what this song is about... The max headroom thing is a hint but haven't tied it in yet.

    Seems like it's about a girl or a friend who is making really bad choices and playing ignorant about them.

    The last part of the song he's giving up on the person somewhat.

    --So maybe the title (Second Chance for Max Headroom) parallels to Max Headroom getting a second chance but failing (I'm not sure how popular he was when he re-emerged)... but maybe this person got a second chance and just flat out blew it.

    The punky part might be the intermission between the first and second chances.

    Just some wild, frantic guesses/suggestions.

    weezillaon March 03, 2010   Link

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