This month Yulia Tymoshenko, former prime minister of Ukraine, claimed victory in Ukraine’s national elections, forming a new coalition government with President Yuchenko. Yulia Tymoshenko was at one time named one of the top 3 most powerful women in the world by Forbes Magazine and could be a serious presidential contender in the year 2010. But the question on the minds of both Tymoshenko fans and detractors is this: behind all the party rhetoric, is there a secret goth agenda? Coilhouse conducted a special investigative report. Our exclusive findings, after the jump.
Our reporters traveled to Ukraine undercover, laboring night and day to bring you the facts. The answer is YES! Or, the same answer, as paraphrased by FOX News: “we report, you decide.” The hard evidence, below.
Before adopting her signature crown-of-braid hairstyle, in 2000 Lady Yu sported jet-black raven locks:
She loves black roses, lace and high collars:
She hangs out with other goths:
But there’s more! Coilhouse has compiled a photo set of Top 20 Tymoshenko looks. Yes, she may occasionally wear pink, but this is just a decoy to fool the mainstream media. We know that she’s a lady after our own heart! For more proof, see below:
- She’s supportive of alternative sexual lifestyles
- She let her daughter marry this guy. Check out their fairytale gothic wedding!
- She signs autographs for her gothic fans
- A Tymoshenko support rally looks like a Laibach concert
- Her “Rise in Rebellion, Ukraine” action was a regular industrial fetish party
Yulia, we love your awesome style! If it doesn’t work out with Ukranian politics, you’re always welcome to write your own “What’s Yu Wearing” column here at Coilhouse.