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I Loved Kanye West and Hated Taylor Swift. Then 2018 Happened.

NEVER IN MY WILDEST DREAMS DID I IMAGINE I WOULD EVER SIDE WITH SWIFTIES.

I’ve loved Kanye West since I was 12 years old. I used to blast “All Falls Down” and “Jesus Walks,” and I can still recite all the lyrics to “Gold Digger.”

When he got on stage at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards and rudely interrupted Taylor Swift, telling her she didn’t deserve the award she had received, I might have been among the few girls in America who ultimately took the jerk’s side. And with the exception of

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