Kanye pick some­one else?

Cape Breton Post - - CANADA -

TORONTO — Not ev­ery­one is pleased by the an­nounce­ment that Amer­i­can singer Kanye West will per­form at the clos­ing cer­e­mony of the Pan Am Games in Toronto. An online pe­ti­tion ask­ing the or­ga­niz­ing com­mit­tee to change its mind has gar­nered more than 14,000 sup­port­ers as of Thurs­day morn­ing. The pe­ti­tion posted at change.org says the Games have trig­gered a sense of pride in the city, and that “It would only be just to ask a proud Toron­to­nian (or even a Cana­dian for that mat­ter) to per­form in­stead on July 26. Among those sug­gested in the pe­ti­tion are Drake, Walk Off The Earth, Feist and Met­ric. “Kanye West’s words and con­duct are an­ti­thet­i­cal to the spirit of the PanAm Games,” one per­son wrote on the pe­ti­tion. The Cana­dian Press

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