The CMA Awards kicked off with a hilarious opening monologue from hosts Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley! They jabbed at Taylor Swift for leaving country music saying that Nashville is suffering from PPTSD — Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder!
Taylor Swift, 24, has made it known that she is letting go of her country music roots and her absence from the 2014 CMA Awards did not go unseen! Hosts Carrie Underwood, 31, and Brad Paisley, 42, didn’t hold back during their diss to Taylor — they joked that the world is suffering Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder and it was arguably the funniest joke of the evening!
Carrie Underwood & Brad Paisley Diss Taylor Swift For Leaving Country Music
After joking about Ebola, the CMA hosts, Carrie and Brad, said that the world is also suffering from another major epidemic — Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder! Now that Taylor Swift has gone public about her permanent switch to pop music, the country world can mourn, or in this case, make hilarious jokes about her!
The hosts went on the say that this epidemic has hit Nashville the hardest! They took things even further when they mentioned that the government doesn’t even care about PPTSD (Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder)! Carrie said that’s “why the democrats lost to the senate.”
The Hosts Sing A Song For Taylor Swift
They ended their diss to Tay with a fun song just for her. They sang, “who is going to fill her shoes?” They joked that they needed to be”tall” shoes!
“We’re just going to have to Shake It Off,” they said about this made up, yet cleverly amazing, epidemic!
Fans Find Diss Hilarious — The Tweet Their Reactions To PPTSD
Some fans thought the jokes about Taylor were on point while others defended their beloved TSwift.
Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder.. If you were ever a real country music lover, you do not have this. #CMAAwards
— Kristie Lowe (@kristieLowe_) November 6, 2014
CMAs making fun of Taylor Swift moving on to pop music: “Nashville has Postpartum Taylor Swift Disorder.” Brilliant.
— Colleen Thomas (@colleenthomas_) November 6, 2014
— olivia karow (@ork06) November 6, 2014
Postpartum Taylor Swift disorder…. Something I indeed have 💁😒
— Brandy Hanover (@BrandyyJo) November 6, 2014
HollywoodLifers, do you think Carrie and Brad took things too far when they ragged on Taylor for leaving country music? Comment below!
— Shira Benozilio