His wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian West, has worked with the White House on criminal justice reform and clemency issues. "You made a Superman cape for me, also, as someone who looks up to you. looks up to American industry guys".
"My dad and my mom separated so there was not a lot of male energy in my home and also I'm married to a family where, you know, there's not a lot of male energy", Kanye said.
He broke into a nervous laugh and we just hope he's not referencing his weird new song again, you know the one where he says he'd "smash" his four sister-in-laws.
Kanye West wears MAGA cap as he meets Donald Trump at the White House
Trump and West talked a range of topics including reducing violence in Chicago, which is where the rapper grew up.
Complaining about prison sentences, West said that people fall through a "trap door" and "end up next to the Unabomber".
Over a lunch of caprese salad and roast chicken, Gidley said discussion would be centered on "President Trump's historic work to benefit all Americans". "I think it would be cool to have Trump factories", he suggested.
"It hurts us as people, specifically black people, the idea, because we say, was America ever great for us?" I want to hear what Kanye West wants to do when we're talking about criminal justice reform or prisoner reentry - the fact is he can not.
He advocated bringing more manufacturing jobs to the U.S. and mentioned Apple as one of the companies who could help build the vehicle.
Earlier Thursday, Trump told "Fox and Friends" Thursday that West is "a different kind of guy and that's OK with me".
Rapper Kanye West shows President Trump a photograph of a hydrogen plane. Apparently, when West was done speaking, Trump said, "That was pretty impressive".
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West said a lack of "male energy" in the U.S. and in the Hillary Clinton campaign caused him to support Trump for President. He's been a great guy, he's a smart cookie, smart. "We don't have the reparations, but we have the 13th Amendment".
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