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>> The rapper formerly known as Kanye West, again, making headlines, this time for officially shortening his name to ye. Also the title of his eighth album, and for a controversial appearance on Saturday Night Live. After a performance, the rapper and known Trump supporter remained on stage, donning a Make America Great Again hat, and delivered a pro-Trump speech.
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Saying, So many times I talk to a white person and
they] sa
, How could you like Trump, he's racist? Well, if I was concerned about racism I would've moved out of America a long time ago. Several cast members from the show, which had opened with a spoof of the Brett Kavanaugh hearings, looked down awkwardly or shook their heads while he spoke.
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Few audience members clapped, many booed, and some laughed. On Sunday, ye tweeted, had so much fun at SNL. Lorne agreed that I would host before the year is out. President Trump on Sunday took a swipe at the show presumably for its Kavanaugh opener, but added, Word is that Kanye West, who put on a MAGA hat after the show, was great.
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He's leading the charge!