Celebrity·Posted on Aug 21, 2021Carrie Underwood Blocked Billy Eichner And His Response Is Iconic"One of the proudest moments of my career."by Ryan SchocketBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Listen, I love Billy Eichner, and I love Carrie Underwood a LOT, so this drama is at the intersection of my stan-hood. Matt Winkelmeyer / Getty Images, Mike Coppola / Getty Images for CMT Anyway, let me tell you what happened. Last week, Carrie Underwood drew backlash after she liked this anti-mask tweet: Twitter: @carrieunderwood People called out Carrie, who's notoriously been silent when it comes to politics, for seemingly being against mask mandates. Jeremy Hooper @goodasyou Imagine going out of your way to be apolitical, and then choosing to raise your voice after all these years in support of a true conservative firebrand who believes protecting kids from a virus is child abuse. 07:55 PM - 17 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @goodasyou Angela Belcamino @AngelaBelcamino Carrie Underwood is an anti-masker. She's canceled in my book. Who else's? 12:52 AM - 18 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @AngelaBelcamino The backlash even became a meme. Lauren Hough @laurenthehough Maybe next time she’ll think before she tweets 07:39 PM - 17 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite @laurenthehough / Via Twitter: @laurenthehough Like, everyone was tweeting about Carrie... Jesse Thee Slade 🥂 @Jesse_bslade Kelly Clarkson to all of the Carrie Underwood fans: 11:30 PM - 17 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @Jesse_bslade ...and one of those people was none other than Billy Eichner, who shared this screenshot that says, "Carrie Underwood blocked you." He captioned it, "ICONIC." billy eichner @billyeichner ICONIC. 08:04 PM - 18 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @billyeichner He also explained that his was pre-mask-backlash blockage, writing, "I didn't even tweet about her anti-mask views yesterday. She had already blocked me!" billy eichner @billyeichner And for the record, I didn’t even tweet about her anti-mask views yesterday. She had ALREADY blocked me! I’m now taking a little Twitter break because honestly this is one of the proudest moments of my career and it will be hard to top. Love you all. ❤️ 08:08 PM - 18 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @billyeichner He joked that being blocked by Carrie was one of the proudest moments of his career. Nbc / NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images I'll conclude with this tweet, which asks the million-dollar question: WHHHHHY???? Rua Lipa @FKAWineOClock @billyeichner "For a Dollar, why did Carrie Underwood block me ?" 08:11 PM - 18 Aug 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @FKAWineOClock Carrie has not responded to Billy or the anti-mask debacle, but we'll be sure to update you with any new information.