Admittedly, I thought Miley was just misunderstood for a while. She did her Fashion Police interview with Kelly Osbourne, defending her wild child transformation by saying, “It’s called puberty. Everyone’s done it since the beginning of time. You’re just zooming in on it and you’re fascinated by it.” I bought it because I thought her changes were mostly in her hair and her body. Yes, I’d seen her music video and she’s been taking more and more risks with her wardrobe lately, but when I saw her VMAs performance last night, there was no going back. Miley has officially boarded the crazy train, destination: unknown.
I’m not alone, either. Wetpaint Moms Editor Teddie McCormick has her own thoughts on the X-Rated performance, and Twitter has all but exploded with reactions from enraged and confused parents everywhere. Take a look at some of the reactions from moms and an overwhelming amount of dads: