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19 Times 2007 Taylor Swift Was The Only Taylor Swift We Needed

Maybe the old Taylor CAN come to the phone.

1. OK guys, story time:

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2. One stormy spring day in 2007, I was at an Apple Store in Soho, waiting for my iPod to get fixed or something.

Remember iPods?
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Remember iPods?

3. This Apple store had a little upstairs theater area and while I waited for my Genius technician to fix my iPod (v. important at the time), I wandered over to listen to this singer.

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4. She was singing solo with just an acoustic guitar to about three people.

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5. And that singer was, my friends, Kellie Pickler.

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6. JUST KIDDING! It was Taylor Swift. But I do wonder if they're still friends now, you know?

FYI, the man behind them is Muzik Mafia member Two Foot Fred. MMKAY.
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FYI, the man behind them is Muzik Mafia member Two Foot Fred. MMKAY.

7. Anyway, TayTay did a lot of soulful, twangy, acoustic guitar playing back in '07.

Calculating that man's hair straightening routine rn.
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Calculating that man's hair straightening routine rn.

8. She also did a lot of boot wearin'.

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9. And hair curlin'.

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10. She wore a lot of fancy satin, sparkle dresses.

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11. Like, sequins were her JAMMMM.

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12. Back in '07, she was still perfecting her surprised face.

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13. You know, with Dave Grohl.

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14. So much surprised face!

Also, hi Akon and Mike Shinoda.
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Also, hi Akon and Mike Shinoda.

15. Look at her posing with a giant Grammy.

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16. And presenting a Grammy with rapper Fabolous.

'Memba Fabolous?
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'Memba Fabolous?

17. And doing the fish pout-peace sign combo.

Ah, that was a time.
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Ah, that was a time.

18. And toting around a sparkly guitar.

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19. All in all, '07 Old Taylor Swift was pretttttty, pretttttty cool, no?

MISS YA!
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MISS YA!

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