She did something good!
“What is today? Tuesday. What was it that everyone is supposed to do today?” she pretends to wonder at the top of her Instagram Story video. “What was it? Oh yeah, you gotta go vote today.”
Joking aside, the 28-year-old pop powerhouse addressed her millions of followers with inspiring, need-to-know facts as the country heads into the most controversial midterm decision in recent history.
“I’m seeing a lot of underestimation of young voters and this new generation who now have the right to vote just in the last couple of years, but these are people who grew up post 9/11, they grew up with school shooting drills at their schools,” Swift said. “These are people who want to vote.”
“It’s not enough to just want change. It’s not enough to just want to vote,” she continued in the video series. “You have to go and make change by voting and today is your opportunity to do that. I promise you it feels so wonderful to exercise that right that you have.”
She then signed off with a cheerful “Happy voting, you guys” — and a reminder to tag her in any #justvoted selfies that they share.
Swift famously — and controversially — remained reticent on her political leanings until…