Yorke said that despite rumours that the follow-up to Hail To The Thief will have a political feel, in fact the opposite is true.--nme.com
He said: "It's about that anonymous fear thing, sitting in traffic, thinking, 'I'm sure I'm supposed to be doing something else'.
Interestingly enough it's similar to OK Computer in a way. It's much more terrifying. But OK Computer was terrifying too -some of the lyrics were."