President Biden trolled right-wing conspiracy theorists who consider Taylor Swift’s relationship with Travis Kelce is a ploy to assist catapult the Democrat to reelection this 12 months with a one-sentence tweet following the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs’ dramatic Tremendous Bowl win Sunday.
Biden posted, “Similar to we drew it up” on each X and Instagram together with a picture of the “Darkish Brandon” meme — a photograph of the president with crimson lasers for eyes — in reference to the far-out-there conspiracy that was crafted main as much as Tremendous Bowl LVIII.
On-line commentators, totally on the far-right, have peddled the tinfoil hat principle that the Tremendous Bowl matchup was rigged – together with which crew would win it – so Swift, who they declare is in a phony relationship with Kelce, could be as widespread as ever to then endorse Biden for the White Home.
Biden, 81, and his marketing campaign crew additionally had enjoyable with the conspiracy theorists earlier than the opening kickoff in a TikTok video.
A staffer requested Biden on video if the commander-in-chief was “deviously plotting” so the Chiefs may make the Tremendous Bowl or are the Chiefs only a good crew. Biden replied: “I’d get in bother if I let you know that” earlier than the clip reduce to the “Darkish Brandon” meme once more.
The meme originated with the best as a play on the anti-Biden slogan “Let’s Go Brandon,” however was reclaimed by Democrats and embraced by the president’s marketing campaign, who used it to mischievously toy with the NFL-Swift conspiracists Sunday.
“Taylor’s coming. She, nor the NFL are passing up the cash,” Donald Trump mouthpiece Mike Crispi beforehand claimed on X. “She’s endorsing Biden. It’s rigged. You’re the pawn.”
The megastar endorsed Biden when he ran for the White Home in 2020 over then-President Donald Trump. The 2 males are anticipated to face off once more this 12 months.
Trump, 77, complained in a Fact Social publish shortly earlier than the large sport that it could be “disloyal” for the “Merciless Summer season” singer to provide the nod to Biden as a result of the Republican’s insurance policies did extra to assist Swift and different artists when he was within the Oval Workplace.
“There’s no approach she may endorse Crooked Joe Biden, the worst and most corrupt President within the Historical past of our Nation, and be disloyal to the person who made her a lot cash,” Trump wrote.
Swift was in Las Vegas to look at her boyfriend and the Chiefs prime the San Francisco 49ers in an exciting 25-22 time beyond regulation win.
The couple, each 34, sealed the victory with a kiss on the sphere at Allegiant Stadium in a fairytale ending.