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  • Kanye Is Back On That Deranged $#*+ With Trump!!

    01/02/2019 9:04:59 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 22 replies
    Hypefresh ^ | January 2, 2019
    It seems like Kanye’s deranged behavior is here to stay in 2019. Through 2018, Kanye had alot of ups and downs in his personal life. The rapper has seemed to have fallen from stardom due to his outspoken personality and random outburst. Because of his actions he has lost the respect of the peers in the world of music. It seems as though his arrogance continues to grow and rubbed people throughout the year. It even went as for to typical Kanye finding ways to piss people off at Cher opening. Most of the animosity has come by way of...
  • Kanye West wants everyone to know he’s still team Trump

    01/01/2019 4:41:57 PM PST · by conservative98 · 33 replies
    NY Post ^ | January 1, 2019 | Bob Fredericks
    Kanye West’s bromance with President Trump appears alive and well as 2019 dawns — with the wacky rapper giving his pal a shout-out on Twitter, praising his MAGA hat and dropping hints that he could run for the White House in 2024. “Trump all day” West tweeted at about 3:30 p.m. on New Year’s Day, a comment that got a decidedly mixed reaction from his followers. “I have to assume this is a reference to a kid named Trump on the youth football team I coach. It’s his first name. He’s okay, but cries when I scream profanities at him,...
  • New Criminal Justice Reform Law Releases Violent Felons, Not Peaceful Drug Dealers

    12/24/2018 8:03:18 AM PST · by Kaslin · 25 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | December 24, 2018 | Rachel Alexander
    If Van Jones, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kim Kardashian all agree on a bill, it’s probably not a good idea. Republicans and Democrats came together to pass the FIRST STEP Act into law this month, which will allow felons early release. It’s being touted as a criminal justice system overhaul, to let nonviolent offenders out of prison for good behavior. But as Senator Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), who graduated from Harvard Law School, observed, “there are almost no low-level, non-violent offenders in federal prison.” If they are in prison for low-level convictions, it’s because they were allowed to plea down to a...
  • Senate passes criminal justice overhaul, handing Trump a win

    12/19/2018 1:14:13 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 41 replies
    The Hill ^ | December 18, 2018 | Jordain Carney
    The Senate passed a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill on Tuesday night, handing a significant victory to President Trump and senators who lobbied to advance the legislation before the end of the year. Senators voted 87-12 on the legislation, which merges a House-passed prison reform bill aimed at reducing recidivism with a handful of changes to sentencing laws and mandatory minimum prison sentences. Its passage is also a win for Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, who took on criminal justice reform as one of his primary policy goals and who has lobbied individual senators to back the bill...
  • Kim Says Kanye West Likes Trump’s Personality, Not His Politics

    11/15/2018 2:41:07 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies
    Money Makers ^ | November 15, 2018 | Alan Wass
    Is Kanye West in bed with wife Kim Kardashian or Donald Trump? It depends what day of the week it is. Kardashian says that Kanye is more of a fan of Trump’s personality than his politics. Kim Kardashian reckons that she had a talk with her hubby after his recent trip to the White House to educate him and set him straight on politics. Is Kim Saving Kanye West from Himself? Although Kanye West and Kim Kardashian should not really be your first reference point when discussing US politics, they have massive sway with the younger generations of today. I...
  • What Almost Everybody Missed at the Kanye—Trump White House Meeting

    11/04/2018 2:32:13 PM PST · by rebuildus · 19 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11-4-18 | Patrick Rooney
    Patrick Rooney of PRRooney.com breaks down recent Kanye West Tweets about why he's leaving politics, and the key moments of the Kanye—Trump White House meeting almost nobody reported.
  • Kanye West, Oprah Winfrey and why celebrity outreach isn’t a great solution for politicians (tr)

    11/01/2018 11:00:42 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 10 replies
    Washington Compost ^ | November 1, 2018 | Eugene Scott
    It is not uncommon to see celebrities wade into presidential elections. In 2016, both the Republican and Democratic nominees had surrogates from the entertainment industry stumping for them at rallies, on cable news and on the trail. But there’s a risk to latching your candidacy onto individuals known more for their ability to generate a following than their grasp of policy. President Trump discovered that this week. Perhaps no other demographic group gives Trump lower approval ratings than black voters. Support for the president from black Americans was already low before Trump called NFL players protesting racial injustice by kneeling...
  • Just let Kanye be Kanye: Now He Wants to Stay Out of Politics

    11/01/2018 7:30:02 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/01/2018 | Monica Showalter
    The mainstream press is reporting that Kanye West has abandoned conservatism and turned on Trump. Here is one of his tweets: ________________________________________ My eyes are now wide open and now realize I’ve been used to spread messages I don’t believe in. I am distancing myself from politics and completely focusing on being creative !!! — ye (@kanyewest) October 30, 2018 _________________________________________ Some conservatives are chagrined and angry, given that it comes off as a rebuke after an impressive gathering of young black conservative leaders in Washington, and the issue itself revolves around the design of a political slogan, "blexit," and...
  • Kanye West QUITS politics attacking Trump over immigration...

    10/30/2018 7:13:45 PM PDT · by COUNTrecount · 124 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | October 30, 2018 | Emily Goodin
    Kanye West QUITS politics attacking Trump over immigration and saying 'I've been used to spread messages I don't believe in' Kayne West made the surprising declaration on Twitter on Tuesday In an extended Twitter rant, he criticized Trump's immigration policy, claimed he was used, and denounced the 'blexit' movement 'My eyes are now wide open and now realize I've been used to spread messages I don't believe in,' he wrote on Twitter on Tuesday 'I support those who risk their lives to serve and protect us and I support holding people who misuse their power accountable,' he noted 'I believe...
  • Trump Fan Kanye West Wears 'MAGA' Hat to Mexican Restaurant

    10/19/2018 2:02:27 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies
    Newsweek ^ | October 19, 2018 | Shane Croucher
    Donald Trump superfan Kanye West put on his red “Make America Great Again” cap and headed into the Chicago suburbs for lunch at a Mexican restaurant on Thursday. The rapper, music producer, and fashion designer ate at Pepe’s Cantina in Naperville, Illinois, for a meal of chicken tacos and to shoot some pool, the restaurant’s owner told CBS Chicago. A Mexican restaurant may seem an odd place for a Trump fan to wear their hat considering the president’s rhetoric about Mexicans and his desire to construct a huge wall at the southern border to keep most of them out. Trump...
  • Chris Matthews' Reaction to Kanye West Exposes the Left's Race-Card Hustle

    10/18/2018 5:35:51 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 6 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | Ovtober 18, 2018 | Larry Elder
    As is often the case in this era of President Donald Trump, the reaction is far more interesting than the action. The action was rapper/entrepreneur, ex-George W. Bush denouncer and Trump supporter Kanye West, whom Trump invited to the White House. The reaction from left-wing black critics was predictable. But the reaction from a notable Trump-hating white pundit was unintentionally eye-opening. In the Oval Office, West spoke nonstop, and apparently unscripted, for nearly 10 minutes. During his monologue and subsequent questions by reporters, West talked about the pressure blacks face to vote Democratic; how conservative blacks are often bullied by...
  • Trump's Rising Black Support, Not Kanye West, Scares and Angers Democrats

    10/16/2018 3:16:49 PM PDT · by Starman417 · 10 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 10-16-18 | Daniel John Sobieski
    In what some have “Kanye Derangement Syndrome” we see the death throes of the divide and conquer identity politics that have long been the source of Democrat power and residual political success. Their mantra was that black conservatives could not possibly exist in the natural world. They had to be some kind of genetically modified organism to which, when someone wandered off the plantation, they would apply that scientific term, “Uncle Tom”. The problem for Democrats is that blacks are leaving their political plantation in increasing droves. In a bit of irony, they are pouring across ideologically open borders. Heeding...
  • Why liberals are ganging up on Kanye West

    10/14/2018 9:20:12 PM PDT · by TBP · 42 replies
    New York Post ^ | October 13, 2018 | Michael Goodwin
    Then there was Thursday’s spectacle in the Oval Office. Once again, his stream-of-consciousness commentary veered from nonsense to common sense and included references to the 13th Amendment, which forbids slavery, and his feeling of being “programmed” as a black man to support only liberal politicians. A black anchor on CNN accused West of putting on a “minstrel show,” a black pundit on the same panel called him an “attention whore” and “the token Negro of the Trump administration.” Another chipped in with, “Kanye West is what happens when Negroes don’t read.” A black New York Times columnist said the White...
  • Colin Kaepernick: Kanye West urges NFL player to meet with Donald Trump

    10/14/2018 6:53:35 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 22 replies
    American rapper Kanye West has urged NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick to "tell your experience directly" to US President Donald Trump. In 2016, Kaepernick was criticised by Trump after he became the first player to kneel during the national anthem to highlight racial injustice. Last month, Trump said Nike had sent a "terrible message" when they named the 30-year-old as the face of the brand's new advertising campaign. West urged them to open a "dialogue". Writing on Twitter, he said: "Reaching out to Colin Kaepernick. "I would like you to speak with the president to tell him your experience directly. Let's...
  • Media Disses Kanye West for Meeting with Trump [semi-satire]

    10/14/2018 10:17:18 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 5 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 14 Oct 2018 | John Semmens
    Stumped by what they regard as “an inexplicable deviation from everything we’ve come to believe about race in America,” talking heads at MSNBC and CNN were at a loss for how to explain the friendly relationship between rapper musician Kanye West and President Donald Trump during their meeting to discuss prison reform. CNN’s Don Lemon said “West’s notion that he could persuade Trump to take him seriously is a betrayal of his race. Every sane black person knows that hatred is the only acceptable attitude to have when it comes to Trump. Even if West does get Trump to adopt...
  • 'SNL' tackles President Trump's meeting with Kanye West

    10/14/2018 9:05:57 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 24 replies
    Collusion "News" Network ^ | Updated 2:21 AM ET, Sun October 14, 2018 | Frank Pallotta, CNN
    (CNN) - Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump was back on the "Saturday Night Live" stage and this time he brought Kanye West with him. Well, at least Chris Redd's version of Kanye West. The NBC variety show opened Saturday night's episode by tackling President Trump's meeting with West and football legend Jim Brown, who was played by Kenan Thompson, earlier this week. "Thank you all for joining us today for this important discussion. It's in no way a publicity stunt," Baldwin's Trump said. Redd's West said that he flew to the meeting using the "power" of his "Make America Great Again"...
  • CNN's Cuomo: Trump Looked Like He Was Thinking Racist Thoughts While Talking To Kanye West

    10/13/2018 12:43:01 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 78 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | October 12, 2018 | Ian Schwartz
    CNN's Chris Cuomo took a swing at what racist musings President Donald Trump was thinking about when he hosted rapper Kanye West in the Oval Office on Thursday. Cuomo was also upset that Trump held a rally (Wednesday night in Erie, Pennslyvania) as Hurricane Michael battered Florida. Cuomo, taking an "educated guess," said Trump probably got a "warm serotonin flush of happy hormone" when he had racist ideas while talking to West, like the headlines he would get for talking with a popular African-American man. Cuomo flashed out headlines like 'Blacks Loves Trump' and 'He's Blacker Than Obama' as thoughts...
  • LEVIN: CNN’s Don Lemon exemplifies the disastrous ignorance & ideological state of the modern media

    10/12/2018 1:26:31 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 10 replies
    Mark Levin Facebook ^ | October 10, 2018 | Mark Levin
    MARK LEVIN·WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2018 ...No, the First Amendment does NOT protect your “right” to trespass onto a restaurant and harass someone, even a politician, at dinner. The First Amendment and the rest of the Bill of Rights protects the individual against the government. That includes due process and presumption of innocence, which Lemon and his leftist media ilk rejected in the Kavanaugh hearings.
  • Democrats' double standard on racism

    10/12/2018 1:10:15 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 13 replies
    washingtontimes.com ^ | 10/12/18 | Cheryl K. Chumley
    Lemon? While opining on air about rapper Kanye West’s brotherly embracing of Trump in a videotaped Oval Office visit, Lemon said this: “I have no animosity for Kanye West. I’m just going to be honest and I may get in a lot of trouble for it. I actually feel bad for him. What I saw was a minstrel show today. Him in front of all these white people, mostly white people, embarrassing himself and embarrassing Americans, but mostly African-Americans, because every one of them is sitting either at home or with their phones, watching this, cringing. … Kanye needs help....
  • The Attention Whore Token Negro Who Can’t Read is Driving Liberals Insane

    10/12/2018 12:50:15 PM PDT · by Starman417 · 5 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 10-12-18 | DrJohn
    I've written it here many times- there is no racism like liberal racism. There has a been a nuclear explosion of racism from the left, all driven by Kanye West. CNN has been the main outlet for this torrent of racism. The Republican white guy was dumbfounded, as most civilized people would have been. Don Lemon found the racism hilarious. I have a question. Where is the outrage? There isn't any. This is the left wing press- the arm of the DNC. Anything goes for them. Had some Fox commentators said anything like this.... But as the dust has begun to...