SNL Sends Up Meeting Between Kanye West and Donald Trump
SNL Sends Up Meeting Between Kanye West and Donald Trump
15 October, 2018, 03:26
It was more like 'Ye seized the moment to launch into a self-serving monologue.
Saturday Night Live's cold open this weekend began with a parody of Kanye West and Donald Trump'sOval Office meeting in which the president realizes that the rapper is "a black version of himself". Nearly immediately, Redd brings up the 13th Amendment and how it's "trap door" leads to the Uni-Bomber.
SNL's spoof of the rapper comes a week after Pete Davidson criticised West's pro-Trump rant following the first show of the season September 29, where the rapper served as musical guest.
"Pretty soon, it's gonna be a negative murder rate", he says. "He doesn't listen to anyone but himself, who does he remind me of?"
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It ends with Trump telling Kanye that he loves him and that they have a lot in common: "We are both geniuses, we're both married to attractive women and we've both definitely been recorded saying the N-word". For this reason, the cameras in the White House should not have been filming him.
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Complaining about prison sentences, West said that people fall through a "trap door" and "end up next to the Unabomber". Kanye also gifted Ivanka Trump a "Make Earth Great Again" hat and Jared Kushner a "Travel Space Again".
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