Monica Lewinsky Corrects Beyonce’s Partition Lyric
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Beyoncé surprised everyone with her raunchy banger “Partition,” and one of the most notable lyrics came from the song’s reference to Bill Clinton’s affair with then-intern Monica Lewinsky. “He popped all my buttons, and he ripped my blouse/He Monica Lewinsky-ed all on my gown,” Beyonce’ croons on the track.
In a revealing interview with Vanity Fair Lewinsky corrects Bey on what she claims is the correct verb for that risque lyric .“Thanks, Beyoncé,” said Lewinsky. “But if we’re verbing, I think you meant ‘Bill Clinton’d all on my gown,’ not ‘Monica Lewinsky’d.’”
Twenty years after the white house scandal, Lewinsky’s past still haunts herthe affair has become a staple in pop culture history.