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Miley Cyrus Instagrammed Kathleen Hanna And The Internet Freaked Out

Looks like someone watched The Punk Singer on Netflix last night.

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On July 31, Miley Cyrus was up late posting pictures of Kathleen Hanna to Instagram.

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Hanna's career as a feminist activist and singer for bands like The Julie Ruin and Bikini Kill must have struck a chord with Cyrus, who has recently discussed why she considers herself a feminist..

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Her caption for this one was "coolest ever."

But some of the Internet wasn't having it and poked fun at Cyrus' newfound inspiration in Hanna.

I love that Miley Cyrus just watched "The Punk Singer" on Netflix. http://t.co/GS3v4HvVum

Tyler Coates@tylercoates

I love that Miley Cyrus just watched "The Punk Singer" on Netflix. http://t.co/GS3v4HvVum

9:49 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Fuck Miley Cyrus. Praise Kathleen Hanna. I'm so mad that 14 year olds are gonna try to ruin Bikini Kill for me now.

Yung Plath@sarahmargeurite

Fuck Miley Cyrus. Praise Kathleen Hanna. I'm so mad that 14 year olds are gonna try to ruin Bikini Kill for me now.

2:13 PM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

But some people were totally into Cyrus' little Instagram homage to riot grrrl. She even earned a few fans in the process.

I like Miley Cyrus even more now that she's posting pics of Kathleen Hanna on Instagram. She know what up.

d mac@dnllmc

I like Miley Cyrus even more now that she's posting pics of Kathleen Hanna on Instagram. She know what up.

1:22 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

I've kinda hated Miley Cyrus but she just posted a pic of Kathleen Hanna on Instagram & I think that makes up for whatever I h8ed her for.

Chloe Gerhardson@ChloeGerhardson

I've kinda hated Miley Cyrus but she just posted a pic of Kathleen Hanna on Instagram & I think that makes up for whatever I h8ed her for.

12:54 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Miley Cyrus posted pictures of Kathleen Hannah in her bikini kill days and I just fell more in love with Miley

Gaby escamilla@G_escamilla09

Miley Cyrus posted pictures of Kathleen Hannah in her bikini kill days and I just fell more in love with Miley

12:37 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Others hoped Cyrus might learn a little from Hanna, specifically about how sexism and racism overlap:

.@MileyCyrus you should read Kathleen Hanna on intersectional feminism http://t.co/311RCUQaoU

J. Escobedo Shepherd@jawnita

.@MileyCyrus you should read Kathleen Hanna on intersectional feminism http://t.co/311RCUQaoU

10:51 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Is Miley Cyrus having some sort of feminist revelation on instagram? Kathleen Hanna is awesome, but you're still racist, dear.

Alice Z.@_thebookthief_

Is Miley Cyrus having some sort of feminist revelation on instagram? Kathleen Hanna is awesome, but you're still racist, dear.

5:22 AM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

On August 4, Kathleen Hanna reached out to Miley Cyrus through Twitter in response to the Instagram pictures, hinting at a possible collaboration:

Hey @MileyCyrus so sweet you posted pics of me...have an idea for an album that only you are daring enough to make .

Kathleen Hanna@kathleenhanna

Hey @MileyCyrus so sweet you posted pics of me...have an idea for an album that only you are daring enough to make .

9:35 AM - 04 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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