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By Warren Rojas Posted at 6:06 p.m. on Oct. 7, 2013
Fresh off her headline-grabbing turn at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, Miley Cyrus set her sights on ripping the government shutdown a new one this weekend on “Saturday Night Live.”
Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, took a metaphorical beating in the parody vid, prancing around in Cyrus’ signature skimpy gear and acting just as crazy, if not crazier, than the daughter of Billy Ray Cyrus does in what passes for her real life.
The spoof was a nearly shot-for-shot remake of Cyrus’ latest single, “We Can’t Stop,” the lead track of her new album, “Bangerz,” which is scheduled to drop Tuesday.
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Warren Rojas is a Heard on the Hill columnist for Roll Call, having previously worked as the founding dining editor for Northern Virginia Magazine and also as a tax reporter for Tax Notes. @WARojas
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