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Country Star Shania Twain Says She Would Have Voted For Trump In 2016. Guess What She Does When Leftists Attack Her.

On Sunday, The Guardian published an interview in which Canadian country star Shania Twain said that if she could have voted in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, she would have backed Donald Trump. Twain stated, “I would have voted for him because, even though he was offensive, he seemed honest. Do you want straight or polite? Not that you shouldn’t be able to have both. If I were voting, I just don’t want bulls**t. I would have voted for a feeling that it was transparent.”

You just knew that Twain would be pilloried for her perspective, but the speed with which it happened and the celerity with which Twain abandoned her position were simply astonishing. By Sunday afternoon, having experienced blowback on Twitter for having the nerve to say she would have supported Trump, Twain backpedaled furiously:

That triggered conservatives to chide Twain for caving to the leftist Twitter mob: