According to Kurt Cobain, this song is a throwaway song - just a bunch of random poetry lines thrown together.
The title is a reference to the Nirvana song "Smells Like Teen Spirit," and it's slick, radio-friendly sound.
The original title for the song, "Four Month Media Blackout," is a reference to late 1991 and 1992, when "Teen Spirit" was on the charts.
Nirvana used this to open many of their 1993 and 1994 shows.
Use just once and destroy
Invasion of our privacy
Afterbirth of a nation
Starve without your skeleton key