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Ivanka Trump Said She Went Through A Punk Phase And Naturally The Internet Responded Beautifully

"I once listened to Dookie while taking a spin class at the Racquet and Tennis Club."

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In her mother's new book, Raising Trump, Ivanka Trump gets real about what she describes as her "punk phase" and how her mom did not like it at all.

Paul Morigi

"During my punk phase in the nineties, I was really into Nirvana. My wardrobe consisted of ripped corduroy jeans and flannel shirts. One day after school, I dyed my hair blue," Trump wrote.

Ivanka is trying to take away our heritage!! OUTRAGE!!! Grunge is not Punk. https://t.co/SQDDFOrbuu

@DustinGiebel / Via Twitter: @DustinGiebel

Obviously the internet wasn't buying this punk phase for a second, and it didn't take long for the tweets to start rolling in.

@MatthewVerkamp @thehill Lol...@IvankaTrump’s “punk phase” was downloading a Blink 182 song when she was mad at dad… https://t.co/rGtCdXYVsZ

@mike_moroski / Via Twitter: @mike_moroski

Of course there were some lyric jokes to be made.

Ivanka Be Sedated https://t.co/GIT01clPl8

@bassplaysdave / Via Twitter: @bassplaysdave

And the debate over how punk she really was got heated really fast.

You had- AT MOST- a Sum 41 CD. https://t.co/eKSDvVKUXg

@DaveHolmes / Via Twitter: @DaveHolmes

Where would Ivanka even go to listen to punk music and yell about how her parents don't understand her?

"I once listened to Dookie while taking a spin class at the Racquet and Tennis Club." https://t.co/U687fYHTbi

@LukeEpplin / Via Twitter: @LukeEpplin

Maybe she got too close to other punks and assumed that meant she, too, was now punk.

Glad to see Ivanka accidentally walking into a Hot Topic once counts as news now. https://t.co/n5G3b7ILin

@KateAronoff / Via Twitter: @KateAronoff

Does the phrase "ripped corduroy jeans and flannel shirts" ring any bells?

"During my punk phase in the nineties, I was really into @Nirvana. My wardrobe consisted of ripped corduroy jeans a… https://t.co/vpH5DURFxK

@markyarm / Via Twitter: @markyarm

Golly gee, have you ever seen such punk attire?

@ChristnNitemare / Via Twitter: @ChristnNitemare

Is it just me or does punk Ivanka Trump look just like Avril Lavigne?

I CAN'T WAIT for the Ivanka Trump punk memes to begin!

@ChirstnNitemare / Via Twitter: @ChristnNitemare

Imagine how pissed punk Ivanka would be if she knew her dad would become president one day.

Ivanka Trump said she had a "punk phase" so here's proof

@apbenven / Via Twitter: @apbenven

Never mind the bollocks, Ivanka, I'm sure you were very punk indeed.

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