You might think you’ve peeped the scene
You haven’t, the real one’s far too mean
I guess you think you know this story.
You don’t. The real one’s much more gory.
The phony one, the one you know,
Was cooked up years and years ago,
And made to sound all soft and sappy
Just to keep the children happy
Suggesting that the herd has turned against Kanye like a pack of youths. The public doesn’t know what really goes on behind the scenes.
Another interpretation is that the intro is referring to religion and/or history, and the massive disparity between the stories taught in schools/churches and what actually took place.
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