"Fire, Ready, Aim" is the second single off of the album. Fire, Ready, Aim by Green Day song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position Hockey arenas have been blasting out such Green Day hits as "Holiday" and "Know Your Enemy" for a long time, so it was a no-brainer for the NHL to go in partnership with the band. With Reverso you can find the English translation, definition or synonym for ready, aim, fire! You can complete the translation of ready, aim, fire! "We don't have a choice to stay We'd rather die given by the English-Spanish Collins dictionary with and thousands of other words. Green Day explained in the YouTube description of its audio, "This song is about our daily outrage.. The way "Ready, Aim, Fire" is sung, it sounds almost desperate, like there is one chance left, and it sounds almost resigned to the fact this could be the last shot you get to make.