For reasons which may never be fully understood, Kelly Clarkson took to her Facebook wall earlier today to express her love for Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul. She pledged her vote to him if he wins the nomination, though she lamented, "Too bad he probably won't."
It's not that strange that she's a Republican (though she supposedly voted for Obama in 2008), but it is very weird that she either forgot or did not know that Ron Paul is a known hater of gay people and pretty much all other people. She probably should have realized that endorsing such an uncool dude wouldn't sit well with her fans. And, predictably, it did not. They apparently were not shy about letting loose a torrent of scorn in her general direction, and she responded to the hate with this: