Liz Cheney trolls Trump with Taylor Swift video: ‘This is what a sold out crowd actually looks like’ | EUROtoday

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Former Republican Wyoming Representative Liz Cheney shared a video of a Taylor Swift live performance to mock former President Donald Trump’s rally attendance.

“Thank you @taylorswift13 for giving us a million reasons to smile. PS- @realDonaldTrump this is what a sold out crowd actually looks like,” Cheney wrote on X on Sunday night time.

Trump has lengthy posted concerning the dimension of crowds at his rallies, however confronted criticism on social media over the weekend as his rallies in Philadelphia confirmed half-filled arenas.

The video shared by Cheney featured a second from Swift’s Eras Tour efficiency in London when she introduced on boyfriend and Kansas City Chiefs star Travis Kelce.

Kelce and Swift acquired nationwide consideration once they began courting, and their partnership additionally elicited right-wing ire and baseless conspiracy theories after The New York Times reported in January that President Joe Biden was searching for Swift’s endorsement.

Cheney was ousted from the Republican management within the House and later from her Wyoming seat over her constant criticism of Trump. She was solely considered one of two Republicans to serve on the House Select Committee investigating the Capitol riot that came about on January 6.

Liz Cheney used a video from a Taylor Swift concert to troll Donald Trump over his crowd size
Liz Cheney used a video from a Taylor Swift live performance to troll Donald Trump over his crowd dimension (Getty)

Following the conservative assaults on Swift within the wake of Biden searching for her endorsement, Cheney defended her in a publish on X.

“Taylor Swift is a national treasure,” Cheney wrote in late January of this 12 months.

Trump has just lately talked about Swift on quite a lot of events. During a gathering with House Republicans behind closed doorways, Trump mentioned he was “surprised” that Swift hadn’t supported him, Virginia Republican Representative Ben Cline advised The Hill.

Cline mentioned Trump had spoken about how “he did sign legislation during his administration to help the songwriters, and that he was surprised that Taylor Swift didn’t support him.”

Variety co-editor-in-chief Ramin Setoodeh wrote in a ebook revealed final week that Trump referred to Swift as “unusually beautiful.”

But he added: “I think she’s liberal. She probably doesn’t like Trump.”

Trump has boasted about his crowd sizes for years, most famously, he pressured his then-press secretary Sean Spicer to make use of his first press convention within the White House in early 2017 to say that the group at his inauguration had been the most important in historical past when photographs clearly confirmed in any other case.

Last month, MSNBC famous that Trump overestimated how many individuals attended his latest rally in The Bronx. Trump claimed that 25,000 individuals attended whereas The New York Times reported that the marketing campaign had a allow from the police for an occasion attended by 3,500 individuals.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/liz-cheney-taylor-swift-donald-trump-b2567882.html