Misogyny and Mr. West: Why I’m No Longer a Kanye Fan

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by Kat George, reprinted from Noisey

I tried with Kanye West. And I know that now with his Twitter rants, bizarre Derelicte-esque YEEZY Season 3 and The Life of Pablo currently absorbing the popular consciousness, I’m supposed to care. But since he Tweeted the three little words (and multiple exclamation marks) no woman wants to hear—“BILL COSBY INNOCENT !!!!!!!!!!”—I’m out. I wasn’t the only person to immediately pull up the Tyra Banks “I was rooting for you, we were all rooting for you!” GIF. We were all hoping for another, better Kanye West, and were willfully blind to reality in the process of that hope. And like Tyra, we’re yelling as much at ourselves for believing as we are at Kanye for letting us down…

Read more: http://noisey.vice.com/blog/kanye-wests-misogyny-im-out

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. peace1971
    Feb 14, 2016 @ 22:06:32

    It’s -27 degrees and my furnace decided to stop working. Goodbye cruel world.

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