Hillary Clinton Once Had a Dolly Parton-Themed Birthday Party

In a very special #TBT, Hillary Clinton shared a photo of herself with husband Bill Clinton from her 48th birthday party in 1995. This was no average celebration. Clinton was dressed as none other than Dolly Parton.

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While there are many fierce looks of Parton’s to choose from, she opted for an old-school, country version of the singer — complete with curly blonde wig, cowboy hat and red gingham skirt. According to the Spokesman-Review at the time (via Huffington Post), 150 guests partied up a storm with some good ol’ square-dancing and a cake shaped like a barn.

While we have yet to see the presidential candidate and the queen of country take a selfie together, Clinton is clearly a big fan. She used Parton’s 1980 hit, “9 to 5” as a campaign song during her 2008 presidential run.

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Image via Clinton’s Twitter.

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Please tell me she drunkenly sang Jolene at this glorious event. If not, we need to expedite time travel to ensure she does.