I was raised up believing I was somehow unique
Like a snowflake distinct among snowflakes
Contrary to what every kid learned in elementary school, science tells us not every snowflake’s shape is unique
The song can also be seen as an allegory for a communist, capitalist or socialistic society. In a capitalist society, humans are alienated. We initially feel uniqueness, humanness, but later we’re degraded into dispensable labors and consumers.
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