Dude, what if Girls Just Wanna Have Fun is a message about the unending plight of women and the essential need to overcome adversity in a man’s world. The retreat into childish fantasy or lack of seriousness is a coping mechanism for the grueling reality of always being on, always needing to look good, always proving your gender’s worth. By setting such increasingly high standards for modern women to adhere to to feel “worthy” women have necessitated frivolity and escapism to counter negative self-worth. The woman’s ego has to break away from the harshness of reality sometimes to repair its shattering by injustice and misogyny. Only by having fun do women retreat from the psychological trauma and debasement of worldwide subjugation and emotional drainage. It’s all about existential relief bro.