A Busy News Week For The Squad And Swift The Psyop? (The Weekly Six, 2/4/24)
Prepare for an ungodly amount of Taylor Swift puns
Hello, folks! I hope your weekend has treated you well so far. As usual, let’s go for a dive into six of the past week’s news stories!
Swift The Psyop?
As the singer continues her record-breaking Eras Tour and her boyfriend Travis Kelce heads to the Super Bowl, the New York Times reported that Biden aides included Swift in a list of surrogates they’d want in their wildest dreams to publicly support the President’s reelection bid. It makes sense, too. Worried that everything has changed, many Democrats are panicking that young voters may be telling the party: “you’re losing me.” Maybe some Swiftie reinforcement is just the gasoline Biden’s campaign needs to rekindle the apparent dimming flame of youth support.
“I wonder who’s going to win the Super Bowl next month. And I wonder if there’s a major presidential endorsement coming from an artificially culturally propped-up couple this fall. Just some wild speculation over here, let’s see how it ages over the next 8 months.” tweeted former Republican presidential candidate and Trump ally Vivek Ramaswamy.
“Now, I’m just saying, maybe she wants to think twice before making a decision about 2024,” warned Sean Hannity on his nightly show.