Liz Truss’ resignation got here simply hours earlier than the discharge of Taylor Swift‘s extremely anticipated “Midnights” album. Coincidence? Or a strategic transfer in order that she will be able to play the album on repeat with out interruption? The self-proclaimed “Swiftie” introduced she was stepping down as Prime Minister and head of the Conservative Get together on 20 Oct. after simply 44 days following weeks of chaos in authorities. Upon the information, Channel 4 even performed a montage of Truss and used Swift’s “Clean Area”, with a reporter commenting, “Liz Truss stated that her favorite track was ‘Clean Area’ by Taylor Swift. We’ll depart you with that and a few pictures of her. Good evening.”
She may need had bother gaining help from fellow MPs and the general public as she failed to assist with the price of residing disaster, however millennials and Gen Z music followers will, no less than, respect her playlists. Movies compiling moments the place Truss has publicly proven appreciation for the singer — together with quoting her track “The Man” in Parliament — have been shared on TikTok. Whereas a few of Swift’s unwavering on-line fanbase have joked that they “don’t declare” Truss as certainly one of their very own, others are happy to listen to the sudden information. Whether or not you agree along with her politics or not, you possibly can’t deny that the concept of a Prime Minister singing and dancing to “Shake it Off” at Quantity 10 is giving us fashionable “Love Really” vibes. The massive query that continues to be in the present day is just not who will take over as PM, however whether or not Truss considers herself an “Antihero”, a “Mastermind”, or is ready for “Karma” to return round.
After doing a deep dive into Truss’s social media pages, we genuinely would not be stunned if Truss has a “13” tattoo hidden someplace. Finally she now has time to attend the UK tour. As you try to wrap your head round this weird crossover, be a part of us as we recall each time Truss has publicly fan-girled over the “All Too Nicely” singer.