Nikki Haley just likes Adele

December 13, 2012

For anyone looking for Senate-related clues in South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's tweets, give up. 

The Republican governor, tasked with appointing a replacement for Sen. Jim DeMint (R), on Thursday tweeted out the lyrics to Adele's "Rumour Has It" (with a link to a longer excerpt on her Facebook page). 

So what does it mean? "There's absolutely nothing to read into it with respect to the appointment," spokesman Rob Godfrey said. Haley just likes tweeting about music, despite the confusion it sometimes causes among reporters inclined to look for political hints.

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