"Not only was this a insane conversation for this White House, this was the kind of conversation that would typically held between people wearing hospital bracelets", he said. "I just channelled it", the musician said, adding - to further gasps - that Trump "might not have expected to have a insane motherfucker like Kanye West supporting him". "He has to be the freshest, the flyest".
Afterwards, cable analysts wondered about the president's thinking and intent on issues such as gun violence in Chicago and prison reform. "A good surprise, I would say-it's always nice to see your designs being thought well for".
On Trump's support from African Americans: "Blacks really get caught up in the idea of racism over the idea of industry". "You made a Superman cape for me". CNN host Don Lemon call the televised encounter "embarrassing" and said "Kanye's mother is rolling over in her grave".
Host Chris Wallace later chimed in: "This same guy, Kanye, said George W. Bush didn't care about black people during [Hurricane] Katrina". I think quite frankly what's embarrassing is the condescension you've shown to Kanye West, someone who I think is a courageous, independent thinker, a creative genius.
"You'd better play 4D chess with me like - it's Minority Report because it ain't that simple".
"What do these celebrities think they're accomplishing with Trump?".
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"If you look [at the president's] face as Kanye West was doing, essentially, his filibuster standing in front of the Resolute Desk, [Trump] looks speechless and confused, right".
Trump and West previously appeared together shortly after Trump's 2016 election in the lobby of Trump Tower in NY.
West is married to reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who successfully pushed Trump to grant a pardon to a drug offender earlier this year.
Kanye thinks that the President needs to get on to his boys down at Apple HQ and have them hook him up with one of their concept planes that they must be storing in a secret development base somewhere, despite Apple not actually. you know, making planes.
After all that, the president brought the show to a close by suggesting, "Let's go have some lunch, OK?"