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  • Is the Media Protecting Donald Trump?

    03/07/2016 9:27:25 PM PST · by CutePuppy · 95 replies
    Fox Business News ^ | 2016 March 04 | Julia Limitone
    During an interview on the FOX Business Network's Mornings with Maria, Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay lashed out against the media for protecting Donald Trump. "The media won't report what's really happening on the ground... They will not investigate Donald Trump. When have you seen a story written about Donald Trump's sleazy business practices? There's plenty of stories out there about that. The media is protecting Donald Trump either because they want him to be the nominee against Hillary Clinton or they're big buddies of his. Most of the media comes from New York and they are buddies," he...
  • BREAKING: Kanye West Announces He’ll Leave The United States Because Of Racism

    07/28/2014 6:17:40 PM PDT · by mandaladon · 216 replies
    The Minority Report ^ | 28 Jul 2014
    Yep, the United States is so racist that Kanye West was able to become a multi-multi millionaire here. He probably does need to travel more to find out how little racism affects success in the United States compared to most of the rest of the world. This reminds me of when Johnny Depp said he and his family were moving to Paris, France because the United States was too violent. Then the reality of Muslim riots in Paris with many cars being burned each night set in. Remember that? Yeah, after a few years Depp moved back to the States....
  • Kanye West Disses Barack Obama: ‘You Can’t Effect Change’

    06/20/2014 1:16:16 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 32 replies
    The Root ^ | June 20 2014 | Yesha Callahan
    The rapper still has a bone to pick with the president.Kanye West can probably forget about being invited to the White House anytime soon. During an interview with Power 106 FM in Los Angeles, West was asked what he thought about the president and had a few unkind words. He replied, “You can’t effect change from inside the White House like that ... you gotta have the money.” SNIP According to the Daily Mail, West continued his rant, actually contradicting himself: “Good ideas usually aren’t connected to money as much ... Creativity and extreme genius are extremely cheap.” If you...
  • Kanye West Compares Dancing on Stage to Being a Cop or Soldier

    12/09/2013 10:54:34 AM PST · by Pacothecat · 22 replies ^ | pacothecat
    “Like, I’m just giving of my body on the stage; I’m putting my life at risk, literally!” “When I think about when I’m on the ‘Can’t Tell Me Nothing,’ and ‘Coldest Winter’ moment, like that mountain goes really, really high. And if I slipped… You never know. And I think about it. I think about my family and I’m like, wow, this is like being a police officer or something, in war or something.”
  • Kanye West is done with President Obama

    11/22/2013 2:21:44 AM PST · by Libloather · 41 replies
    Today ^ | 11/19/13 | Anna Chan
    -Kanye West will say no more about President Barack Obama, the rapper declared during an interview on Philadelphia's Hot 107.9 Monday. "I'm not gonna mention him no more," the "Yeezus" rapper told hosts Shamara and Laiya St. Claire. "That's out of my thoughts. That's lowering my priority of thinking at this point." **SNIP** "The president likes to use (pop icons) just to be down and stuff," West claimed. "People was fine with me being everyone's punching bag for about five years. ... That was kind of my position in culture, so he used that too. 'Oh, he's a jack---.' Because...
  • Kanye West defies critics and wears controversial Confederate Flag jacket to boxing class

    11/03/2013 5:28:08 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 38 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | November 2, 2013 | Mike Larkin
    He has never been afraid to put his reputation on the line by indulging in controversial antics. But many will be thinking Kanye West has gone too far after he brashly ignored critics and wore a jacket with a Confederate Flag patch in Los Angeles on Saturday. The Georgia born singer was spotted in the garment after he worked up a sweat in a private boxing lesson.
  • Kanye West Goes Bananas On Leaked Tape After Taylor Swift 2009 VMA Confrontation

    07/18/2013 9:07:55 PM PDT · by zeestephen · 39 replies ^ | 18 July 2013 | Tony Maglio
    Gawker obtained audiotape that sounds an awful lot like Mr. West and friends ranting after the awards show, searching for justification in West's infamous microphone-stealing act. "'Cause there ain't gonna be no more motherf---ing Elvises with no James Browns."
  • Kim Kardashian, Kanye West welcome baby girl

    06/16/2013 4:57:42 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 57 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | June 15, 2013 | Marianne Garvey AND Rich Schapiro
    Welcome to the world, baby Kimye. Kim Kardashian gave birth to a baby girl in Los Angeles Saturday — with dad Kanye West by her side. The 32-year-old reality show star apparently delivered her bundle of joy, whose name has not been made public, five weeks early. The baby is the first child for Kardashian and West. “Kim got sick last night and had the baby early,” a hospital source told Us Weekly. “They’re all doing great and amazing!”
  • Kanye West angers the Twitterverse with big 'ol mink coat

    01/07/2011 9:37:03 AM PST · by Raymann · 12 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 7, 2011 | Meaghan Murphy
    Once again, Kanye West has whipped the Twitterverse into a frenzy. This time, however, the controversial rapper didn't upstage a teenage country singer or berate a morning show host. Instead, a photo of West exiting a building in a seriously massive, apparently mink coat was posted online, incurring the wrath of thousands of Twitter followers for his un-PC cold-weather gear. “I think its absolutely disgusting that @kanyewest wears a mink fur, leather pants, and gator shoes,” @MsJBRZL tweeted. “How many poor animals did he kill for 1/2 an outfit? Smh!”
  • 'I forgive him': George W. Bush accepts Kanye West apology (also comments on Ground Zero Mosque)

    11/10/2010 10:13:22 AM PST · by Do Not Make Fun Of His Ears · 7 replies · 1+ views
    UK Daily Mail ^ | November 10, 2010 | Daily Mail Reporter
    Former president George W. Bush has said he forgives Kanye West after the rapper admitted he 'did not have the grounds' to call him a racist during the chaos caused by Hurricane Katrina. In his book 'Decision Points', Mr Bush wrote that it was one of the lowest points in his life when the rapper told a fundraiser to benefit victims of the 2005 hurricane that 'George Bush doesn't care about black people'.
  • Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Brits Still Not Feeling it for Obama

    12/10/2009 11:34:05 AM PST · by jazminerose · 4 replies · 591+ views ^ | 12/10/09 | Joy Tiz
    Ending a love affair with a narcissist is even harder than ending a healthy relationship. Narcissists don’t take it well. As Bernard Goldberg put it, many Americans are “dumb and in love” with Barack Obama. The true believers continue to pose as members of an objective media, all the while being led around by the nose by the New York Times. But despite the best efforts of the mainstream media to keep the Obamanutz cult alive, at least a few Americans are starting to question both Obama’s competency and motives. The Brits are way ahead of us. They fell out...
  • L.A. to Kanye -- We Forgive You!!!

    09/27/2009 10:32:09 AM PDT · by Saije · 10 replies · 516+ views
    TMZ ^ | 9/27/2009 | Staff
    He may be a social pariah everywhere else -- but when Kanye West made a surprise appearance at Common's benefit concert last night in Hollywood, he got a hero's welcome. The crowd at the show -- which featured Common, Nas, Ludacris, De La Soul, The Roots, Mos Def, Talib Kweli and more -- just exploded when Kanye rushed out on stage. He stayed for a few songs -- including "Good Life" and "Run This Town" -- and had the crowd going nuts the whole time. Kanye was able to perform without interruption.
  • Obama: Kanye a "Jackass", Paterson Must Go

    09/21/2009 3:42:55 AM PDT · by GOPthinker · 6 replies · 693+ views
    GOP Thinker ^ | GOP Thinker
    SUPPOSE THAT GEORGE W. BUSH had called Kanye West (a black rapper) a "jackass" and requested that David Paterson (a black governor) not run for re-election. Can you imagine the furor that would have erupted? Guys like Al Sharpton would be screaming racism. Well, a President did in fact say these things, but it wasn't George W. Bush. It was Barack Obama. Watch him call a black man a "jackass", and consider what would have happened had that word come out of Bush's mouth: (The only jackasses are the ones in the mainstream media)
  • Kanye says Beyonce's website is better than

    09/19/2009 11:58:33 AM PDT · by BuckeyeTexan · 24 replies · 1,343+ views
    Kanye West ^ | 09/19/2009
    Funny of the day. You have to click the link.
  • Jay-Z defends 'passionate' Kanye

    09/18/2009 2:55:52 PM PDT · by Justaham · 26 replies · 993+ views
    Rapper Jay-Z has defended "super passionate" Kanye West for his outburst at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards. West, 32, interrupted Taylor Swift's award speech to tell the crowd her award for best female video should have gone to Jay-Z's wife, Beyonce. Speaking to Radio 1's Jo Whiley, Jay-Z said West's behaviour had been "rude" but added: "He didn't kill anybody".
  • Video Emerges of Obama Calling Kanye West a ‘Jackass’`

    09/16/2009 5:15:32 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 30 replies · 891+ views
    CNN ^ | Sept. 16, 2009
    Obama: "Cut the President some slack."
  • Video Emerges of Obama Calling Kanye West a "Jackass"

    09/16/2009 7:01:46 PM PDT · by Beloved Levinite · 47 replies · 2,089+ views
    Breitbart .tv ^ | 9/16/2009 | Breitbart
    Off-air video of Obama calling Kanye West a "jackass."
  • Audio of President Obama Calling Kanye West A 'Jackass'

    09/16/2009 3:47:39 AM PDT · by Daffynition · 22 replies · 922+ views
    YouTube ^ | Sept | unknown
    {Audio} Obama Calls Kanye West A 'Jackass'
  • The Rise of the Uncouth: On Kanye West and Serena Williams

    09/15/2009 10:20:48 AM PDT · by AJKauf · 77 replies · 2,472+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | Sept. 15 | Victor Davis Hanson
    urn to tennis and we see this week a pathetic Serena Williams in a profanity-ridden rant, because she is being beaten badly on the court and apparently cannot handle the self-induced humiliation, and so goes ballistic over an apparently bad call. I am sure she would have preferred, as in the past, the racist- to the profanity-card, had not the targeted umpire herself been a person of color. Of course, John McEnroe, Ilie Natase and Jimmy Connors set the present low standards in tennis. Ms. Williams is only following in their ends-justify-the-means footsteps. In about a week, her father will...
  • Dennis Miller Weighs in on ACORN, Charlie Gibson, and Kanye West on "The O'Reilly Factor" - Video

    09/15/2009 7:42:24 PM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 10 replies · 1,056+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | September 15, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is video of Dennis Miller on The O'Reilly Factor where he commented on ACORN and Kanye West. Dennis Miller jabbed Charlie Gibson for not knowing anything about the whole ACORN scandal, mentioning how he had given Palin a hard time about the "Bush Doctrine." O'Reilly said he has suggested to the Maryland authorities not to prosecute James O'Keefe and Hannah Giles for doing the undercover video in Baltimore. He warned there will be thousands protesting if they try to do so. . . . (VIDEO)
  • From Kids on Bus to Kanye West: Race Rules All in Obama's America (LONG LIVE RUSH!- My hero)

    09/15/2009 4:48:06 PM PDT · by blueglass · 26 replies · 1,553+ views
    Rush Limbaugh Show ^ | 9-15-09 | Rush Limbaugh
    Hey, look, folks, the white kid on that bus in Belleville, Illinois, he deserved to be beat up. Of course the white student on the bus deserved the beating. He was born a racist. That's what Newsweek magazine told us in its most recent cover.We can redistribute students while we redistribute their parents' wealth. We can redistribute everything. Just return the white students to their rightful place, their own bus with bars on the windows and armed guards. They're racists. They get what they deserve. Newsweek magazine told us this, post-racial America. I wonder if Obama is going to come...
  • Audio : Barack Obama Calling Kanye West A Jackass

    09/15/2009 2:47:53 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 21 replies · 1,685+ views
    Hot AirPundit ^ | SEPTEMBER 15, 2009 | Hot AirPundit
    He says he assumes this stuff is off the record...
  • Kanye West defended Bush during Obama's inauguration. Called Bush a "human being"

    09/15/2009 3:46:03 AM PDT · by Felicity_in_Christ · 16 replies · 1,336+ views
    CNN Anderson Cooper 360 (youtube video) ^ | January 20, 2009 | Kanye West
    At Obama's main celebrity inaugural ball, Kanye West was interviewed by a CNN anchor during "Anderson Cooper 360" about his feelings about the election. Rather than solely focusing on Obama's victory though, Kanye West ended up using the air time to DEFEND PRESIDENT BUSH. He wasn't even being asked about him. "At the end of the day, Bush, he was a human being...a real person with feelings and hurts too... and a lot of things got's a shame." (Statement is made at the last 1 minute of the interview)
  • FREEP THIS POLL: Whose recent headline-making behavior has been the worst?

    09/14/2009 9:01:29 PM PDT · by Rodebrecht · 20 replies · 871+ views
    CBS 3 ^ | 9/14/09 | CBS 3
    Whose recent headline-making behavior has been the worst? Joe Wilson Serena Williams Kanye West
  • Obama calls Kanye a 'jackass'...

    09/14/2009 6:22:22 PM PDT · by mathprof · 192 replies · 7,331+ views
    politico ^ | 9/14/09
    ABC News reporter Terry Moran caused quite a commotion tonight on Twitter following after writing: "Pres. Obama just called Kanye West a "jackass" for his outburst at VMAs when Taylor Swift won. Now THAT'S presidential." Although it wasn't long before Moran removed it, with over a million followers, the tweet quickly bounced around Twitter through various users. Now, an ABC spokesperson explains to POLITICO what happened:
  • How the MSM got it wrong -- again

    09/14/2009 5:47:56 PM PDT · by Hube · 7 replies · 582+ views
    The Colossus of Rhodey ^ | 9/14/09 | Hube
    Time magazine in 2005: A little while later that year.Last night.Then there's West's 2004 bitching about not winning a trophy (American Music Awards), and in 2006 he stormed the stage and complained again -- this time at the MTV Europe Music Awards when he was beaten out for Best Video. (Link.)
  • Hilarious Video: Kanye West Interrupts Obama's Speech

    09/14/2009 4:44:55 AM PDT · by careyb · 24 replies · 3,531+ views
    Obama's Speech ^ | 9/14/09 | Kanye West
    A good start for a Monday morning.
  • Kanye West Has Truly Lost It This Time

    09/14/2009 4:35:06 AM PDT · by JNRoberts · 59 replies · 2,914+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | Sept. 13, 2009 | Billy Johnson
    As Taylor continued, Kanye interrupted, saying he thought Beyonce's "Single Ladies" video was wrongly overlooked. "Hey Taylor, I'm really happy for you, but Beyonce had one of the best videos of all time."
  • Kanye West: 'South Park' spoof 'hurt my feelings' - but will help him keep ego in check

    04/13/2009 5:21:13 PM PDT · by chasio649 · 21 replies · 1,137+ views
    Kanye West has told fans he's working on playing down his "crazy ego" after being ridiculed in a new episode of "South Park." In a blog on his official site,, the 31-year-old rapper wrote: "South Park murdered me last night and it's pretty funny. It hurts my feelings but what can you expect." The episode of the merciless Comedy Central cartoon, entitled "Fishsticks," has a character based on West attempt to tap into his "genius" superpowers to solve a schoolyard joke that only he doesn't find funny. Famous for his over-the-top rants and temper tantrums, West finally appears to...
  • President Bush Doesn’t Care About Black People

    01/14/2009 1:27:43 PM PST · by Starman417 · 13 replies · 1,065+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | 01-14-09 | Wordsmith
    <p>George W. Bush has been singled out as the American president who has done the most for Africa. So where's the recognition, both in the media and the black community, of this worthy achievement?</p> <p>Bill Clinton might have been America's first black president, but it seems he didn't do as much for Africa as Bush has. Bob Geldof, Irish rocker and Africa activist, says the Texas oilman, who is wrapping up his second trip to the continent, "has done more than any other president so far."</p>
  • Kanye West Arrested At LAX After Scuffle With Paparazzi

    09/11/2008 12:09:07 PM PDT · by PghBaldy · 10 replies · 163+ views
    KNBC ^ | September 11 | Staff
    LOS ANGELES -- Kanye West and his bodyguard were led away in handcuffs by police at Los Angeles International Airport after a scuffle with paparazzi on Thursday morning. Images: Celeb Mugshots The two were arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism after West broke a photographer's camera, an airport official said. The incident happened 7:51 a.m. at Terminal 4, at an American Airlines security checkpoint, according to the LAX spokesman. ... "Initial reports are that this involves a commercial photographer, paparazzi, and camera valued over $10,000," Castles said in a statement.
  • Ben Affleck, Kanye West, Scarlett Johansson, The Black Eyed Peas among Denver-bound stars

    07/20/2008 6:03:50 AM PDT · by Libloather · 39 replies · 580+ views
    NY Daoly News ^ | 7/20/08 | JO PIAZZA
    Ben Affleck, Kanye West, Scarlett Johansson among Denver-bound starsBY JO PIAZZA DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Sunday, July 20th 2008, 1:07 AM The stars will come out to see Barack Obama accept the Democratic nomination. Denver is about to become Tinseltown - for a week. A-list Hollywood hotshots and music industry titans are set to descend on the Rocky Mountain city for next month's Democratic National Convention, where political rock star Barack Obama will officially claim the party's crown. "We are expecting lots of people to be here, big names, small names and everyday American names," convention spokesman Damon Jones said....

    07/18/2008 4:05:13 AM PDT · by Libloather · 22 replies · 106+ views
    Eurweb ^ | 7/18/08
    KANYE, WYCLEF BOOKED FOR DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION: Artists scheduled to perform during event beginning Aug. 25 in Denver.(July 18, 2008) Kanye West, Wyclef Jean and N.E.R.D. have been tapped to perform at the 2008 Democratic Convention in Denver to support the presidential nomination of Sen. Barack Obama. According to Billboard, West is rumored to be performing on behalf of Bono's One Campaign, which landed the rapper in conjunction with the RIAA. Jean and N.E.R.D. are expected to headline a party thrown by MTV and Rock the Vote. The convention, which begins Aug. 25 at Invesco Field in Denver, will culminate with...
  • Kanye Booed at Bonnaroo

    06/17/2008 8:47:15 PM PDT · by chasio649 · 9 replies · 98+ views ^ | 06/16/2008 | Josh Grossberg
    The Bonnaroo boobirds were out in full force for Kanye West this weekend. The Grammy winner walked onto the festival stage nearly two hours past his scheduled 2:45 a.m. performance time Sunday morning and was greated by bleary-eyed fans' chorus of boos and chants of "Kanye sucks." West was originally set to kick things off at 8:15 p.m., but because he wanted to make the most of his Glow-in-the-Dark Tour's lighting show, the hip-hopster's camp asked to push back the gig to 2:45 a.m. following Pearl Jam's show. However, the Seattle grunge rockers' gig lasted an hour longer than planned,...
  • "Yeah, in the hood they call ’em mutts"

    11/20/2006 12:21:05 PM PST · by Tulsa Ramjet · 86 replies · 4,008+ views
    MSNBC ^ | 11/20,2006 | Jeannette Walls
    <p>Kanye West has stirred up another controversy about race. The rapper, who made headlines when he declared that George W. Bush doesn’t care about black people, has startled some with his comments about the offspring of racially mixed couples. “If it wasn’t for race mixing there’d be no video girls,” West is quoted as saying in the January issue of Essence magazine. “Me and most of our friends like mutts a lot. Yeah, in the hood they call ’em mutts.” ...</p>
  • The writier is the revolution just by being a woman

    02/23/2006 12:04:12 PM PST · by subterfuge · 46 replies · 915+ views
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 2/23/06 | Tammy L. Carter
    She's not afraid to offend -- "The right wing has taken over the Bible" -- yet she handles her students with kid gloves. Building them up, not tearing them down. "To be a writer, you have to be on the edge. Rules are meant to be broken," she tells 13 students seated around her on a small stage at Rollins College last week. I find beauty in Nikki Giovanni. Her short-cropped hair. Her Bohemian style of dress. Reading glasses on a beaded chain around her neck. The "thug life" tattoo on her left forearm, a tribute to deceased rapper Tupac...
  • 'I SHOULD BE IN THE BIBLE' says Kanye West

    02/09/2006 8:41:46 PM PST · by dolphin558 · 31 replies · 684+ views
    Contact Music | 2-9-2006 | n/a
    Cocky rap star KANYE WEST is calling for a revised edition of THE BIBLE, because he thinks he should be a character in it. The JESUS WALKS hitmaker, who picked up three Grammy Awards last night (08FEB06), feels sure he'd be "a griot" (West African storyteller) in a modern Bible. He says, "I bring up historical subjects in a way that makes kids want to learn about them. I'm an inspirational speaker. "I changed the sound of music more than one time... For all those reasons, I'd be a part of the Bible. I'm definitely in the history books already."...
  • Kanye West Sued by Chicago Deejay

    11/10/2005 9:22:59 AM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 1 replies · 250+ views
    AP ^ | November 10, 2005
    CHICAGO — A deejay who was sued earlier this year by Kanye West to keep him from distributing some of West's unreleased songs has filed a countersuit against the rapper. Eric "E-Smoove" Miller disputes West's contention that the two didn't have a contract. In Miller's lawsuit, he argues that West worked for and with Miller in the mid-1990s on recordings of 10 songs, including "Ho!!!" and "Stop Frontin'."
  • Please, the term is African-American

    10/05/2005 4:53:23 AM PDT · by RWR8189 · 97 replies · 2,821+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | October 5, 2005 | Kathleen Parker
    The 1st Amendment has been getting a workout in recent weeks on two college campuses--the University of Florida and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill--where students are learning that free speech is a messy business. The two cases, one involving a columnist at North Carolina and the other a political cartoonist at Florida, have inflamed minority groups--Muslims and blacks, respectively--provoking protests and debate. That's the good news insofar as protest and debate are the currency of free speech. <SNIP> Exhibit A is Jillian Bandes, a former columnist for North Carolina's The Daily Tar Heel. Her column, which was...

    09/16/2005 7:34:01 AM PDT · by ElephantsForever · 8 replies · 1,297+ views
    National Review Online ^ | September 16, 2005 | Wynton C. Hall
    Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton just might have found herself a new "Sister Souljah" in Kanye West. After all, it was Team Clinton who, so many years ago, taught the Democrat party how to win back disaffected white, blue-collar voters, while maintaining its vice-like grip on nine out of ten black voters. A dirty secret within the Democrat party, the history of the Democrat race-based voting strategy is an important one, riddled with critical implications for 2008...

    09/10/2005 5:24:16 PM PDT · by Recovering_Democrat · 114 replies · 3,212+ views
    Kanye West is firing off at America's white leaders again a week after he shocked TV viewers on a Hurricane Katrina telethon by claiming President George W Bush is a racist. The rapper ignored the telethon script and attacked Bush for not acting quicker to save African-Americans stranded by the storms in Mississippi and Louisiana. And he isn't finished yet. Appearing on Ellen De Generes chat show on Friday, West insisted Bush and other politicians knew America's Gulf Coast couldn't withstand a hurricane a year before Katrina hit. "Back in the days when it was time to clean the kitchen,...

    09/09/2005 8:40:14 PM PDT · by Binstence · 45 replies · 1,538+ views
    Yahoo News | 9/9/05 | BINSTENCE
    Mr. West should have stayed in college. At very least he may have learned about dignity, discernment and solemnity. Kanye is an opportunistic 2-bit punk. I laughed out loud when the little boy began to tremble as he struggled to put together one coherent sentence during his Red Cross rant. Leave the politics to the politicians. Entertainers need to know that when they wander off track they risk offending half of their audience. The thinking half anyway.
  • Jay-z, Pdiddy back Kanye Wests comments

    09/08/2005 1:09:56 PM PDT · by markedmannerf · 26 replies · 636+ views
    I will never understand the "Rap" culture or whatever you want to call it. First Kanye West with his off the wall comments about President Bush saying "President Bush doesnt care about black people." The question I have for Kanye where is the evidence of this??? Im sick of people saying "If it would have been a white majority in New Orleans the president would have done something sooner." Please! Well lets see the Mayor of New Orleans and he was the one that could have taken huge steps to get those people out of there but he didnt. He...
  • NFL Stands by Kanye (West)

    09/08/2005 11:28:33 AM PDT · by schaketo · 70 replies · 1,856+ views
    Eonline via Yahoo ^ | Sep 7, 2005 | Charlie Amter
    The National Football League is refusing to punt Kanye West, despite the rapper's controversial trashing of President Bush's response to Hurricane Katrina. The NFL stood by the hip-hop star Tuesday at a Los Angeles press conference announcing the talent lineup for the upcoming Opening Kickoff special this Thursday. The roster still includes the Chicago-based rapper, who made waves Friday when he ignored the TelePrompTer and lashed out at the White House response to hurricane victims during NBC's live telethon, saying " George Bush doesn't care about black people." The network edited out West's remark from the West Coast rebroadcast and...
  • Kanye West's Biography

    09/07/2005 2:28:35 PM PDT · by mikemikemikecubed · 28 replies · 1,416+ views
    VH1 ^ | August 21, 2005 | VH1
    One of the few truly unique hip-hop artists to revel atop the commercial side of the industry during the early 2000s, Kanye West spent most of his time producing flavorful hits for Jay-Z and other top-tier rappers, yet he eventually seized the opportunity to launch his own rapping career as well. Granted, West himself wasn't a phenomenal rapper, but he had a lot going for him. For one, he was witty, coming up with off-the-wall lyrics like "She's got a light-skinned friend look like Michael Jackson/Got a dark-skinned friend look like Michael Jackson" that were smart and funny at the...
  • Kanye's Rant Doesn't Slow His New Album(Barf Music Alert)

    09/06/2005 7:16:16 PM PDT · by devane617 · 61 replies · 846+ views
    Fox News ^ | 09/06/2005 | Roger Friedman
    Kanye's Rant Doesn't Slow His New Album Rapper Kanye West's blurt-out on Friday night's telethon is still reverberating. But one thing's for sure: His new album, "Late Registration," was already set to debut at No. 1 today on the charts. He's thought to have sold upward of a whopping 900,000 copies in his opening week. I'm told that West was serious, by the way, when he uttered those now famous words: "George Bush doesn't care about black people." He didn't just blurt it out anxiously. It was intentional. The word is that West has revved up friends like Jamie Foxx,...
  • Everyone knows Bush hates black people.

    09/06/2005 7:12:36 AM PDT · by thebiggestdog · 6 replies · 637+ views ^ | 9-6-05 |
    I honestly do not know Kanye West is, other that that he is a rapper. During the Concert for Hurricane Relief that was broadcast live on NBC, Kayne let the world in on a little secret he was holding-President Bush hates black people. The exact quote was "George Bush doesn't care about black people" followed by his claim that the American way is "to help the poor, the black people, the less well-off as slow as possible." Kanye offered no proof of his theory, but I guess he doesn't have to, since everyone knows all conservatives are closet racists. Can't...
  • Kanye West Pees Himself (literally)

    09/04/2005 7:27:44 PM PDT · by everitt12 · 21 replies · 931+ views
    What Would Tyler Durden Do? ^ | September 4, 2005 | Unknown
    Kanye West tells Radar Magzine that he was known as ‘pee boy’ when he was a kid because he couldn’t control his bladder. "I remember one time peeing on myself on the way to a banquet. I had this nice rayon shirt on and these linen shorts, because I'd always be dressed really good. Pee across the front of your shorts - it f***s up your entire outfit."
  • Videos of Looters, Rediculous Personalities, and Hurricane Katrina

    09/03/2005 12:32:38 PM PDT · by Rivershark · 4 replies · 947+ views
    Heres a list of videos from a website pertaining to the Katrina disaster. 3 Videos of Citizens and Authorities Looting New Orleans Heres Kanye West's Bush Bashing Jibberish Clip of Mayor Ray Nagin trying to shovel blame on everyone but himself and save his own behind. Video of the Disaster while it was happening
  • Kanye West To Ride Short Bus To Telethon Appearances

    09/03/2005 9:22:37 AM PDT · by The Therapist · 4 replies · 661+ views
    The Therapist ^ | 9-3-05 | RG
    New Orleans--R&B and Rap producer/star, Kanye West has been granted his own "short bus for special people" by the Red Cross, say insiders with the organization. Organizational insiders note that West's on-air indictment of President Bush during a Red Cross fundraiser created "such a passionate bubble of individuality" that West would be better served with his own bus, as opposed to sharing the transportational burdens with other celebrities. Sources say that West's philanthropic travels will also include a full-time reading tutor . . .