Adidas star Kanye West meets with Trump as Nike backs Kaepernick

Angelo Anderson
October 11, 2018

He continued, "What I need Saturday Night Live to improve on, or what I need the liberals to improve on - if he don't look good, we don't look good".

"There is something about when I put this [MAGA] hat on that makes me feel like Superman!".

But West was not entirely supportive of Trump's agenda, noting that he would discuss "stop and frisk" with the president. "We are one country".

When a reporter asked about gun control, Mr. West said, "The problem is illegal guns, not legal guns".

"We're going to have Apple, an American company, work on this plane", West reportedly said.

The meandering soliloquy roller-coastered from the personal to the political.


Trump's clothing line is made in China, but West did not mention that. "He might not have thought he'd have a insane motherf-er like (me)", West said, according to a White House pool report.

He said "they" tried to "scare" him from wearing the hat on SNL. He also commented on his childhood.

"You know, my mum and my dad separated so I didn't have a lot of male energy in my home".

"I tell you what, that was pretty impressive", Trump said after West had finished speaking.

West also mentioned North Korea and said, to Trump, "You stopped the war". Mr. Kushner, who serves as a senior adviser to Mr. Trump, has been focused on overhauling the criminal justice system, and one person briefed on the meeting said that Mr.

Trump described West as a "smart cookie" who "gets it", and when asked if the 21-time Grammy Award victor could be a future presidential candidate, he replied, "Could very well be". "That was quite something". "He gets it", adding that West "could very well be" a future presidential candidate. He's a smart cookie. "I just channelled it", the musician said, adding - to gasps from presidential staff - that Trump "might not have expected to have a insane motherf***** like Kanye West supporting him". But West himself had a caveat: "Only after 2024".

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