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The Bizarre Taylor Swift Conspiracy Theory That She Is Secretly Gay

The "Blank Space" singer may have been photographed kissing British actor Tom Hiddleston, but that doesn't discourage fans, who have constructed an elaborate conspiracy theory about her sexuality.
Zan Romanoff

Can't Shake It Off: How Taylor Swift Became a Nazi Idol

Nazis and members of the "alt-right" consider Taylor Swift an Aryan pop queen who is “red pilling” America into a race war through her pop hits.
Mitchell Sunderland
Broadly Meets

G.E.M., the 'Taylor Swift of China,' Shares Her Plan for Total World Domination

Chinese pop star G.E.M is the face of Maybelline and Apple Music in China. In one night, she played for 30,000 people in Beijing. Now she wants to take over America.
Broadly Staff
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This Goat Is Every Teenage Girl at a Taylor Swift Concert

Wait, what?
Broadly Staff
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The History of Female Anger

From Virginia Woolf's refined rage to the rise of uber-positive "girl squad" culture, women's anger has been a powerful, destabilizing, and often misunderstood force.
Stassa Edwards
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Do Taylor Swift's Teen Fans Know What 'Smelly Cat' Is?

Most of Taylor Swift's fans were born in 1999. Do they really know "Smelly Cat", Alanis Morissette, or Beck? We went to an outdoor mall and interviewed teens to find out.
Mitchell Sunderland

How Nick Jonas Became the King of Twinks

The former Disney star has aggressively courted gay audiences during his promotional tour for his first album. Are his intentions good, or is he looking to exploit gay listeners? I spent two months investigating Jonas in the context of gay history to...
Mitchell Sunderland