Am I supposed to do things right? No
I don't have the time
This is how I live my life 'cause I
Haven't got much pride
And it's okay if I live like a slob 'cause
This is my life and I will waste
It if I want 'cause
"A wasted life ain't no crime"

So follow your instincts don't be mislead
Don't let the shit screw with your head


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Punk Song Lyrics as written by Daniel Johns

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    this song is coolio

    mehon June 21, 2002   Link
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    short and sweet song but with a lot of meaning. The true punk lifestyle is not a waste of time. you can be happy with a "wasted life"

    poseur69on January 30, 2006   Link
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    This is one of their coolest songs, the meaning is all well and good but it just sounds so early 80's West Coast punk, this is NoFx at their nastiest and best.

    Tricky1979on April 09, 2013   Link
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    Imagine trying to live like that. I'd be a jobless neer-do-well. But this song is awesome and I overplay it. The part after this is a mockery-on-purpose version of Chuck Berry's "Johnny B Goode" with loud feedback and Mike saying "these are the words I really don't know". Loud and fast and crazy.

    shardsofglasson December 23, 2022   Link

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