In case you hadn’t heard, megastar Taylor Swift doesn’t talk politics, something that has caused quite a bit of consternation among journalists. Outlets from The Daily Beast to Vice to Marie Claire have all published takes like this one:

Huh? Was Taylor Swift obligated somehow to weigh in during the presidential campaign? Now, Politico is asking essentially the same question:

Is that OK? It’s great.

Of course, it’s OK for Swift to keep her politics to herself, so why keep asking over and over?


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