Taylor Swift talks men, sexism to Vanity Fair

Getty Images File PhotoFind out what Taylor Swift has to say to Vanity Fair

Taylor Swift gets a lot of flack for her dating habits, but it’s hard to overlook the fact that she doesn’t use sex to sell herself, she writes most of her own music and she’s extremely intelligent.

In next month’s Vanity Fair magazine, she says, “For a female to write about her feelings, and then be portrayed as some clingy, insane, desperate girlfriend in need of making you marry her and have kids with her, I think that’s taking something that potentially should be celebrated … and turning it and twisting it into something that is frankly a little sexist.”

Don’t worry, though, according to the website Too Fab there will still be some dirt on her split with Harry Styles in the piece, like that he hounded her to date him and then proceeded to constantly check out other chicks. “Once upon a time, a few mistakes ago …”

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