WASHINGTON — Kanye West met with President Donald Trump on the White Home on Thursday for a lunch to debate subjects like jail reform and concrete revitalization.
Pool reporters had been allowed into the Oval Workplace for a photograph op, the place West, chatting with Trump because the president sat on the Resolute Desk, talked about his assist for the pres.
“Let’s cease worrying in regards to the future all we now have is at the moment. … Trump is on his hero’s journey proper now. He may not have thought he’d have a loopy motherf—er like (me),” West mentioned, in line with a White Home pool report.
The main target was the 2016 presidential election and Hillary Clinton, as West wore a crimson “Make America Nice Once more” hat.
“I really like Hillary. I really like everybody, however the marketing campaign ‘I’m With Her,’ simply didn’t make me really feel as a man, who didn’t get to see his dad on a regular basis, like a man that might play catch together with his son. There was one thing, after I put this hat on, it made me really feel like Superman,” West mentioned.
Trump, he mentioned, “You made a Superman cape for me. That’s my favourite superhero.”
“I really like Hillary. I really like everybody, however the marketing campaign ‘I’m together with her’ simply didn’t make me really feel — as a man … it was one thing about this hat that made me really feel like Superman,” famed musician Kanye West mentioned of his MAGA hat whereas discussing masculinity, the financial system and his model pic.twitter.com/T06Z5tOSIU
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At one level a reporter requested Trump whether or not West may very well be a future presidential candidate.
“Might very nicely be,” Trump mentioned. “Solely after 2024,” West added.
The scene was a bit surreal, even within the Trump White Home, the place celebrities and different media-saturated who’ve embraced his marketing campaign have gotten time within the Oval Workplace.
After West spoke for about 10 minutes, usually showering Trump with reward, Trump himself mentioned, “I let you know what, that was fairly spectacular. That was fairly one thing.”
“It was from the soul,” West mentioned. “I simply channeled it.”
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