Jon Ossoff’s love of Imagine Dragons became a Twitter punchline. Welcome to politics as a millennial.

Let’s get this out of the way: It’s not abnormal to like Imagine Dragons.

Two of the band’s albums have gone double platinum, while the other two went platinum and gold, respectively. The Grammy-winning Las Vegas rockers tend to be a punchline to music critics, but it’s impossible to deny that an awful lot of people enjoy their music — including, it would seem, Jon Ossoff.

A few of the senator-elect’s old tweets lauding the band surfaced as the Georgia runoff began winding down Tuesday, prompting many to poke fun of his music taste. Most prominent was one from 2012 in which he tweeted at Pitchfork, the notoriously pretentious music website, “Looking forward to your writeup of the new @imaginedragons album.” The site is mostly known for favorably reviewing indie rock and hip-hop over Imagine Dragon’s more generic sound (though it gave one of their albums a 5.3 out of 10, a surprisingly high mark, considering).

For his part, Ossoff seems to have predicted that his tweets would live in infamy, writing, “I was going to link to a Lil Jon song but I don’t want someone to ask why I linked to profanity in 15 yrs so instead I wrote this.”

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