"The biggest trade of the year was in the Kennedy family," Brad Paisley joked at the 2012 Country Music Awards. regarding Taylor’s breakup with Conor Kennedy. "It was the Kennedy's trading Arnold Schwarzenegger for Taylor Swift."
Then, he and Carrie Underwood joked about her song, "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together," and said: "Will she write a song about this break up? Nah."