Beyonce is the 21st most powerful woman on the planet
If not her...then who does run the world, according to Forbes magazine's 100 most powerful women ranking?
It is enshrined in lyrical and practical fact: Beyonce runs the world. The mysterious body that compiles the Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women list, however, are clearly ignorant / unwilling to bow down, and have so made the egregious error of ranking Queen B at just spot number 21 on this year’s list. But she did beat out Taylor Swift, so…
The list was topped by women who, despite a lack of ability to surfbort, did wake up this powerful, since the top ten is rounded out by giants of politics and industry, which is a sphere of influence we assume Beyonce has set aside to tackle another day. Number 1 is German chancellor Angela Merkel, followed by America’s next president (are you listening, universe?) Hilary Clinton.
In the top fifteen we find perennial power player / purveyor of Starbuck’s chai Oprah, followed by Anna Wintour and Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer round out the 20’s.