This was my chance to grab that contract and turn and jet
Right then felt a cold hand grab on the back of my neck
Right before Macklemore had the chance to grab a contract and leave without anyone noticing, Jimmy stops him in his tracks.
Corporations are often described as soul-less, mechanical, and cold, and this entire interaction is hardly personal. Jimmy embodies this.
Or perhaps Jimmy’s office is chilly.
It’s interesting to note there have been no hard feelings from this song. Iovine even offered to be in the video. Maybe he knows Macklemore is right, or maybe he’s too successful to care.
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