Top 10 Best Song Lyrics from Radiohead's OK Computer

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The Top Ten

1 "Yes, that's it, you're leaving; the crackle of pig skin! The dust and... the screaming... the yuppies networking! The panic, the vomit, the panic, the vomit; god loves his children" - Paranoid Android

This entire last third of the song is absolutely perfect. It's the reason why I'm convinced that Radiohead won't ever make a song greater than this - kempokid

Easily one of THE most epic moments to ever grace a song, EVER

(same goes for the RAAAIN DOWWN verse backing it as well) - xandermartin98

2 "Like a cat tied to a stick that's been driven into frozen winter s***, the ability to laugh at weakness" - Fitter, Happier

Also rather notably contains the only swear in the entire album - xandermartin98

3 "Please can you stop that noise, I'm try'na get some rest...from all the un-born chicken voices in my head..." - Paranoid Android
4 "At a better pace, slower and more calculated; no chance of escape. Now self-employed; concerned, but powerless. An empowered and informed member of society; pragmatism, not idealism" - Fitter, Happier

GLaDOS needs to cover this song STAT - xandermartin98

5 "Shell smashed, juices flowing; wings twitch, legs are going. Don't get sentimental, it always ends up drivel...one day, I am gonna grow wings; a chemical reaction, hysterical and useless" - Let Down

I never knew stepping on a dung beetle could so revoltingly touching - xandermartin98

Tear lickin' good

6 "Karma police, arrest this girl; her Hitler hairdo is making me feel ill" - Karma Police

Actually a valid reason to arrest someone (in Germany, at least) - xandermartin98

7 "Ambition makes you look pretty ugly... kicking, squealing Gucci little piggy!" - Paranoid Android

Basically what Youtube has become in a nutshell - xandermartin98

8 "Up above, aliens hover, making home movies for the folks back home... of all these weird creatures who lock up their spirits, drill holes in themselves and live for their secrets" - Subterranean Homesick Alien

"WHAT is a MAN?! A MISERABLE little PILE of SECRETS! " - xandermartin98

9 "When I am king, you will be first against the wall... with your opinion which is of no consequence at all" - Paranoid Android

IHateEverything reacting to all of his haters, basically - xandermartin98

10 "The head of state has called for me by name, but I don't have time for him" - Lucky

Now THIS is how you set priorities, folks - xandermartin98

The Contenders

11 "Come on, rain...down...on me...from a great height...from a great height...height..." - Paranoid Android
12 "In an interstellar burst, I am back to save the universe" - Airbag
13 "For a minute there, I lost myself" - Karma Police
14 "YOU don't remember! You don't remember! Why don't you remember my NAME?! OFF WITH HIS HEAD, MAN, off with his head, man; why don't you remember my name, I guess he DOES" - Paranoid Android
15 “Hey man, slow down. Slow down. Idiot, slow down. Slow down.” - The Tourist
16 "Such a pretty house with such a pretty gardn, with no alarms and no surprises" - No Surprises
17 "When I go forwards, YOU go backwards, and SOME where we will meet" - Electioneering
18 "In the neon sign, scrolling up and down, I am born again" - Airbag
19 "I may be paranoid, but not an android" - Paranoid Android
20 "Check credit at moral bank (HOLE IN WALL)" - Fitter Happier
21 "Let down and hanging around; crushed like a bug in the ground" - Let Down
22 "No longer afraid of the dark or midday shadows; nothing so ridiculously teenage and desperate; nothing so CHILDISH" - Fitter Happier
23 "Open up your skull; I'll be there, CLIMBING UP THE WALLS" - Climbing The Walls
24 "No more killing moths or putting boiling water on the ants" - Fitter Happier
25 "Careful to all animals; never washing spiders down the plughole" - Fitter Happier
26 "Karma Police, arrest this man; he talks in maths; he buzzes like a fridge; he's like a detuned radio" - Karma Police
27 "I wish that they'd swoop down in a country lane, late at night when I'm driving, and take me on board of their beautiful ship...show me the world as I'd love to see it" - Subterranean Homesick Alien
28 "Transport, motorways and tramlines...starting and then stopping...taking off and landing...the emptiest of feelings...disappointed people, clinging onto bottles...when it comes it's so, so disappointing" - Let Down
29 "You'll know where you are with the floor collapsing, falling, and bouncing back" - Let Down
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1. "Yes, that's it, you're leaving; the crackle of pig skin! The dust and... the screaming... the yuppies networking! The panic, the vomit, the panic, the vomit; god loves his children" - Paranoid Android
2. "Like a cat tied to a stick that's been driven into frozen winter s***, the ability to laugh at weakness" - Fitter, Happier
3. "Please can you stop that noise, I'm try'na get some rest...from all the un-born chicken voices in my head..." - Paranoid Android
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