We gotta install microwave ovens
Custom kitchen deliveries
We gotta move these refrigerators
We gotta move these color TV'

Dire Straits - Money for Nothing lyrics meaning

Meaning

The juxtaposition of what the protagonist observes on MTV - the rich and fun lifestyle of rockstars - against the reality of his working-class job; manual labour, moving huge, heavy home appliances and getting paid peanuts for it.

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