She wouldn't be the first from the entertainment world to take a governmental office. I mean, lets take a look at the White House. Or maybe not since Trump has taken more vacation days in his first 7 months than Obama did in his 8 years. Not the best of examples.
Imagine you're hiking through the woods and you see something unusual. You think you know what it is but, no, it can't be that, right? A skull? Okay, maybe it is a skull but it's most certainly not human, it has to be an animal. It just has to be.