Forget Trump’s border wall or Brexit, last week the biggest controversy on the internet was about a young US congress woman dancing in college.
When footage emerged online of Democrat congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez dancing in college, conservatives were quick to weaponise it online in an attempt to smear her.
But hilariously, the stunt backfired and people loved the video, which only added to the young congresswoman’s likeability. She even released a parody video of her dancing outside her new office.
The resurfacing of this footage has made people take a trip down memory lane to see what male politicians look like dancing. After all, it’s only fair we apply equal media attention to both sides of the aisle, right?
So grab some popcorn and get ready to ramp up the cringe-o-meter with a thread of Republican politicians cutting shapes on the dance floor.
Since we’re all talking about politicians dancing, here’s a reminder that this happened