The 32-year-old Girls star and creator was first asked by a caller about Swift’s recent decision to break her political silence and take a very public stance, endorsing two Democrat candidates in Tennessee.
“That was really amazing,” Dunham said, adding, “I’m always proud of Taylor. Not only is she an amazing friend to me on a personal level, but she’s an amazing friend to lots of people in the world.”
She went on to praise the “End Game” singer, saying, “She felt it was time for her to talk about politics, and I never judged her for considering that a private domain, but I think she chose a really, really powerful time to speak out and I’m so moved and honored to be her friend.”
Later in the episode, Dunham played a revealing game of Plead the Fifth,…