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(Jett-Laguna-Cordell-Kupersmith)

I don't give a damn 'bout my bad reputation
You're living in the past it's a new generation
A girl can do what she wants to do and that's
What I'm gonna do
An' I don't give a damn ' bout my bad reputation

Oh no not me
No no no no no
Not me me me me me

An' I don't give a damn 'bout my bad reputation
Never said I wanted to improve my station
An' I'm only doin' good
When I'm havin' fun
An' I don't have to please no one
An' I don't give a damn
'Bout my bad reputation

Oh no, not me
Oh no, not me

I don't give a damn
'Bout my bad reputation
I've never been afraid of any deviation
An' I don't really care
If ya think I'm strange
I ain't gonna change
An' I'm never gonna care
'Bout my bad reputation

Oh no, not me
Oh no, not me

Pedal boys!

An' I don't give a damn
'Bout my bad reputation
The world's in trouble
There's no communication
An' everyone can say
What they want to say
It never gets better anyway
So why should I care
'Bout a bad reputation anyway
Oh no, not me
No no, not me

I don't give a damn 'bout my bad reputation
You're living in the past
It's a new generation
An' I only feel good
When I got no pain
An' that's how I'm gonna stay
An' I don't give a damn
'Bout my bad reputation

Oh no, not me
Oh no, not
Not me, not me



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    fedupravenSep 3, 2011 at 9:18 am
    not just old people I get that it hits older generations harder because they where raised to belive that girls have to be "sugar and spice and everything nice" but if you look around you it's not just old people who think "women should learn their place" but a vast majority of the people in day to day life and in power today even other countries and so I believe this song is to every body who thinks anyone be it man or female has to be in there set spot and do what is expected of them regardless of what they are feeling or what they think is expected but do what the fuck makes them happy
    "I only feel happy when there is no pain and I don't give a damn about my BAD REPUTATION!"

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