Taylor Swift drew attention to the “deeply sexist joke” when she tweeted about a line from the Netflix show Ginny & Georgia. The line was a reference to the public relations that Taylor Swift has lived through the years. Here is the full update about Taylor Swift criticise sexist Netflix joke.
It’s not clear whether Taylor Swift was watching the Netflix show or if someone sent a screenshot of the line about her. But what is clear is that Taylor Swift was offended by the line that claimed she was deeply sexist.
“Hey Ginny & Georgia, 2010 called and it wants its lazy, deeply sexist joke back. How about we stop degrading hard-working women by defining this horse shit as FuNnY. Also, Netflix after Miss Americana this outfit doesn’t look cute on you.”
“What do you care? You go through men faster than Taylor Swift,” referring to Taylor Swift from Ginny & Georgia. The show itself is about a teenager named Ginni and her mother Georgia who move to a city in fictional England to start a new life. There is no real reference to why the line was said in the tweet.
Hey Ginny & Georgia, 2010 called and it wants its lazy, deeply sexist joke back. How about we stop degrading hard working women by defining this horse shit as FuNnY. Also, @netflix after Miss Americana this outfit doesn’t look cute on you 💔 Happy Women’s History Month I guess pic.twitter.com/2X0jEOXIWpAdvertisement
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) March 1, 2021
If her tweet is to be taken seriously, it means that Taylor Swift will not do business with Netflix in the near future, unless possibly the line is removed from her show.
Fan reactions To Taylor Swift Criticise Sexist Netflix Joke On Ginny & Georgia
Lighten up Taylor. 🙄 quit being so offended by every little thing. I liked the old Taylor better.
— Chelsey Dowdy (@chelsey_dowdy) March 1, 2021
Of course, Taylor Swift’s tweet garnered a lot of attention, and it is sitting at around 500k likes. This is an easy tweet and is based entirely on Taylor Swift’s line of disintegration.
i don’t think any of you understand the meaning behind this show and inherently the inclusion of this line. with the context and other things in the show, the line is meant to EXPOSE misogyny and how it shapes young girls’ lives. not to be misogynistic for the giggles.
— aubrie 🌹 (@eggs_skittles) March 1, 2021
However, it is no surprise that the tweet became a place for fans to debate and shed tears on each other over the issue. On the other hand, there were fans who expect that Taylor Swift was too sensitive and that the line was only a joke. Other fans believe that Ginny and Georgia were out of line and needed to do better.
One fan claimed that the line was taken out of context and other fans in the comments are not aware of the line’s use for the show.