In today's Twitter storm, people are naming every 'bitch' they believe to be 'badder' than Taylor Swift.
Here's what started it all off:
Name a bitch badder than Taylor Swift 😍😛😤 pic.twitter.com/AkSyQBUIME— Nutella (@xnulz) November 10, 2017
The tweet soon went viral, and not in Taylor’s favour.
EVERYONE named a bad bitch. Other than Taylor Swift.
Rosa Parks, Ada Lovelace, Violet Gibson, Aphra Behn, Elizabeth Fry, Caterina Sforza, Empress Wu Zetian, Marie Curie, Marilyn Monroe, Harper Lee, Bonnie Greer, Naomi Klein, Jane Austin, Nancy Wake, Billie Holiday, Carrie Fisher, Nina Simone, Katherine Jonson, Mehri Black— Christian Dabnor (@dabnorfish) November 11, 2017
To add to this remarkable list:— Dee Jackson 🏳️🌈 (@DeeIbdulJackson) December 4, 2017
Sharon Christa McAuliffe pic.twitter.com/8tHSHGpAGj
Sally Ride pic.twitter.com/PpVWQdxyjK— AJ Graceson (@aj_graceson) December 3, 2017
The cleaning lady from Family Guy pic.twitter.com/6X5mfCoJNC— Annon (@soundsannon) November 11, 2017
Jeanne de Clisson, murderous French aristocrat-turned-pirate who named her ship My Revenge after the French king executed her husband. She spent the next decade killing all the French crews she encountered, sparing only 1 sailor to relay her message of vengeance ☠️⚓️⚔️ https://t.co/7JGPo3qNjj— Greg Jenner (@greg_jenner) December 1, 2017
Julie d'Aubigny was a French opera singer/swordswoman in the 1600s who killed over ten men in duels over other women and once took holy vows so she could break into a nunnery, sleep with a blonde nun, then burned the church down and escaped with herhttps://t.co/SaGN3FuELu— ⚔ Julie d'Atmabigny (@Swordwields) December 2, 2017
Franceska Mann, the Polish ballerina, who, while being led to the gas chamber, stole a Nazi guard’s gun, shot him dead, and started a female-led riot that gave hope to all of the prisoners of Auschwitz in the face of certain death https://t.co/s7yM6MDYT5— Hollywood Histories (@moviehistories) December 2, 2017
zheng shi was a sex worker in Canton who was captured & wedded to a pirate lord and so quickly proved her ability to command that she took over and at one point commanded 300+ ships with 40,000 men and was so fearsome that she forced china and britain to let her peacefully retire https://t.co/uQXD8JsL1k— being emo isn't a choice like being black or gay (@DOGGEAUX) December 2, 2017
Mariya Vasilyevna Oktyabrskaya: her husband was killed by the Nazis in 1941 during Operation Barbarossa. She went to the Soviet gov’t and demanded to get a tank to kill Nazis. The gov’t relented and she killed Nazis with her tank. pic.twitter.com/9Iinz8ndxx— (╯°□°）╯︵ ┻━┻ (@shonan_naminori) December 2, 2017
At 15, @Malala was shot in the head by the Taliban for insisting that girls had the right to an education. At 17, she became the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in history. At 18, she opened a school for Syrian refugee girls in Lebanon. https://t.co/UjPdnoqc0o— shauna (@goldengateblond) December 3, 2017
Jennicet Gutiérrez, a Mexican Trans woman, risked jail, surveillance, and violence by entering a room full of rich cis white gays and disrupted Obama’s speech celebrating same sex marriage to advocate for undocumented people held in detention centers. https://t.co/xTFHr1YrrA— Queer Xicano Chisme (@QueerXiChisme) December 3, 2017
There's nothing we love more than a celebration of courageous and powerful women. Maybe next time let's not tear one down in the process though, right?