So, what exactly is going on between Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus?

Hint: Pete Davidson appears to be stuck in the middle

Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus attend the 20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California.
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Is there trouble in paradise for Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus—a.k.a. Pete Davidson's leading ladies? It sure seems that way. 

Now that the Kim Kardashian Taylor Swift feud has been put to rest at long last, it appears the SKIMS founder has set her sights on a Swiftie cohort, and it's all because of her new beau. 

A bit confused? Don't sweat it: we'll map it all out. 

Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus: what's going on?

The world was taken aback when news of Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's love affair became public. From amusement park visit to Staten Island pitstops—and currently a vacation in the Bahamas—the Saturday Night Live funnyman and the reality star are the power couple we didn't see coming.

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But what does that mean for the other woman in Davidson's life? BFF Miley Cyrus has thrown a few digs at her buddy regarding his new relationship. She jokingly sang "It Should've Been Me" on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on December 10, 2021, when she and Davidson stopped by to promote their New Year's Eve special.

Following said special, Kardashian has unfollowed Cyrus on Instagram, according to Page Six. The publication also stated that the 41-year-old had only just started following the singer on December 10, 2021 (the date of the Fallon appearance). All in all, the social media connection didn't last long.

What does that mean for the two IRL? Are they secretly fighting over the SNL jokester? Did Cyrus' on-camera jokes go too far? Is this all just simply blown out of proportion?

Time will tell how it all unfolds for the lovebirds and the "Party in the U.S.A." singer. But let's be honest, fans are busy focusing on other Kardashian Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker's alleged wedding plans.

Danielle Valente
Digital News Writer

Need a TV show recommendation? Maybe a few decor tips? Danielle, a digital news writer at Future, has you covered. Her work appears throughout the company’s lifestyle brands, including My Imperfect Life, Real Homes, and woman&home. Mainly, her time is spent at My Imperfect Life, where she’s attuned to the latest entertainment trends and dating advice for Gen Z.

Before her time at Future, Danielle was the editor of Time Out New York Kids, where she got to experience the best of the city from the point of view of its littlest residents. Before that, she was a news editor at Elite Daily. Her work has also appeared in Domino, Chowhound, and amNewYork, to name a few. 

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