Radio, TV, and even the press. There was the meaning of v-a-p-o-r-s. This jam had an absolute meaning as far as what it felt like when you were rejected, pushed aside, not liked, and not important when you were a nobody, but when you're suddenly a somebody, they all want to be around you now.
As the old saying goes: If you weren't there for me during my struggles, don't be there when I'm being successful.
Listen to the lyrics... very carefully.