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Kanye West's Apology Tweets Mean Nothing

After publishing a string of tweets that hinted at a rejection of right-wing inanity, West quickly made sure to point out he wasn't really turning his back on a monstrous year. What else could we expect?
Alex Robert Ross
11.1.18
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Kanye West Donates $73,540 to Chance-Endorsed Mayoral Candidate Amara Enyia

The donation allows Enyia to be included on the ballot, but West's open affection and admiration for Donald Trump confuses matters.
Alex Robert Ross
10.24.18
Noisey News

T.I. Disavows Kanye West: "I'm Ashamed to Have Ever Been Associated with You"

The Atlanta rapper wrote that West's display at the White House was "the most repulsive, disgraceful, embarrassing act of desperation and auctioning off of one’s soul to gain power I've ever seen."
Alex Robert Ross
10.14.18
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Kanye West Brings His Galaxy Brain to 'Kimmel' for a Troubling Interview

Kimmel briefly challenged West on his pro-Trump comments, but the rapper mostly hit all of his old marks.
Alex Robert Ross
8.13.18
Noisey News

Billy Joel Doesn't Know Why More People Aren't Cracking Nazi Skulls

"Those creeps are going to march through the streets of my country?" he asked David Marchese. "Uh-uh."
Alex Robert Ross
7.24.18
Noisey News

Bruce Springsteen Performs a Sentimental "My Hometown" at the Tony Awards

Robert De Niro introduced the singer and yelled "fuck Trump" from the podium, but Springsteen brought the room back to a calm quiet just as fast.
Alex Robert Ross
6.12.18
Noisey News

Donald Trump Apparently Likes Listening to Rap Songs About Donald Trump

Despite threatening to take Mac Miller to court, it seems likely that Donald Trump was still listening to "Donald Trump" in 2015.
Alex Robert Ross
5.17.18
Noisey News

Stevie Wonder Kneels in Apparent Support of Peaceful Protestors

"Tonight, I’m taking a knee for America," Wonder said during a performance in Central Park.
Alex Robert Ross
9.25.17
Noisey News

Todd Rundgren Debuted His New Anti-Trump, Anti-Fox News Single on Fox News

"Tin Foil Hat" is fun, but God has likely deserted us.
Alex Robert Ross
5.28.17
Noisey News

Rob Thomas of Matchbox 20 Does Not Think Donald Trump Is Smooth

Man, it’s a hot take.
Alex Robert Ross
5.1.17
Noisey News

The New York Post App Sent Nirvana Lyrics to Its Subscribers Yesterday After an Apparent Hack

Other missives from the apparent hack included “Heil President Donald Trump!” and a few biblical allusions.
Alex Robert Ross
4.2.17