Kanye sings Don’s praises in bizarre Oval Of­fice meet THE WEST WINGNUT

MAGA-lo­ma­niac rap­per Kanye West em­braces Pres­i­dent Trump at White House, where West ended Thurs­day’s sit­down by call­ing him­self a “crazy moth­erf-----.”

New York Daily News - - FRONT PAGE - BY CHRIS SOMMERFELDT

Oh, Yeezus.

With cam­eras rolling and Pres­i­dent Trump look­ing on, com­bus­tive rap­per Kanye West went on a bizarre, ex­ple­tiverid­dled mono­logue in the Oval Of­fice on Thurs­day about his sup­pos­edly mis­di­ag­nosed bipo­lar dis­or­der, his daddy is­sues and ado­ra­tion for Trump’s “Su­per­man”-like qual­i­ties.

The “Fa­mous” rap­per, who was at the White House to dis­cuss prison re­form, gang vi­o­lence and Amer­i­can man­u­fac­tur­ing with the Pres­i­dent, went on a barely co­her­ent 10-minute pre-lunch rant that left re­porters and oth­ers in the room stunned.

“I was di­ag­nosed with bipo­lar dis­or­der. I was con­nected with a neu­ropsy­chol­o­gist,” said West, who donned a red “Make Amer­ica Great Again” cap for the oc­ca­sion. “He looked at my brain, equal on three parts. I’m gonna go ahead and drop bombs on you. 98% on IQ test. I had 75% of all hu­man be­ings, but it was count­ing eight num­bers back­wards so I’m go­ing to work on that one…He said that I ac­tu­ally wasn’t bipo­lar. I had sleep de­pri­va­tion that can cause de­men­tia 10 to 20 years from now where I wouldn’t re­mem­ber my son’s name.”

Trump, his fin­gers in­ter­twined on the Res­o­lute Desk, silently nod­ded as West went on to ex­plain that he views the Pres­i­dent as some sort of fa­ther fig­ure, which in essence was why he backed him over Hil­lary Clin­ton.

“I didn’t have a lot of male en­ergy in my home,” West, 41, said. “I love Hil­lary and I love ev­ery­one. But the cam­paign, ‘I’m With Her,’ just didn’t make me feel as a guy that didn’t get to see my dad all the time, like a guy that can play catch with his son.”

“It was some­thing about when I put this hat on,” he con­tin­ued, point­ing to his MAGA cap, “It made me feel like Su­per­man. That’s my fa­vorite su­per­hero.”

West also said Trump had given him “a Su­per­man cape” to help him “do good” and waved off con­cerns raised by crit­ics who say the Pres­i­dent is ped­dling racism.

“How could you like Trump, he’s racist?’ Well, uh, if I was

con­cerned about racism, I would’ve moved out of Amer­ica a long time ago,” West said.

Even Trump was taken aback once West fi­nally con­cluded the ram­bling so­lil­o­quy by slam­ming his hands against the desk and claim­ing peo­ple prob­a­bly did not ex­pect a “crazy moth­erf----r” such as him­self to sup­port the Pres­i­dent.

“That was pretty im­pres­sive,” Trump said to laugh­ter.

The Pres­i­dent then turned to NFL Hall of Fame Cleve­land Browns run­ning back Jim Brown, who was for some rea­son also present for the meet­ing of the minds.

“You want to say some­thing?” Trump asked Brown. “What do you say af­ter that?”

Brown chuck­led but didn’t re­spond.

As Trump an­nounced that the trio was re­treat­ing be­hind closed doors for lunch, West in­ter­rupted and ran be­hind the desk to hug him.

“I love this guy right here,” West said, em­brac­ing Trump.

“That’s from the heart,” Trump said. “Spe­cial guy.”

West, Brown and the Pres­i­dent then fi­nally walked into an ad­join­ing room for a pri­vate lunch with Trump’s daugh­ter Ivanka and her hus­band Jared Kush­ner. The group dined on cap­rese sal­ads and roasted chicken with fin­ger­ling pota­toes and were sup­posed to dis­cuss “Trump’s his­toric work to ben­e­fit all Amer­i­cans,” ac­cord­ing to a White House press re­lease.

West, who an­nounced over the sum­mer that he suf­fers from bipo­lar dis­or­der, has faced blis­ter­ing crit­i­cism over his pub­lic em­brace of Trump’s po­lit­i­cal agenda. The hip-hop artist came un­der in­creased fire af­ter he ap­peared on “Satur­day Night Live” last month proudly wear­ing his “MAGA” cap.

West’s re­al­ity TV star wife, Kim Kar­dashian, vis­ited Trump at the White House in May for a sit­down that prompted the Pres­i­dent to com­mute non­vi­o­lent drug of­fender Alice Marie John­son’s life sen­tence.

It was not clear late Thurs­day if Trump’s meet with West pro­duced any tan­gi­ble re­sults.

Ear­lier Thurs­day, Trump at­tended a bill-sign­ing cer­e­mony with Repub­li­can hip-hop crooner Kid Rock and a hand­ful of other has-been mu­si­cians, in­clud­ing Jeff (Skunk) Bax­ter of the Doo­bie Broth­ers and Michael Love of The Beach Boys.

Kid Rock, whose real name is Robert Richie, has, like West, been an adamant sup­porter of Trump and man­tled his po­lit­i­cal idol’s me­dia-bash­ing man­ners as he ar­rived at the White House shortly be­fore noon.

“Should Pres­i­dent Trump fire Jeff Ses­sions?” a re­porter shouted at the singer as he walked into the West Wing.

“Fire you,” Kid Rock re­torted.

Kanye West went to the White House to talk about prison re­form, Amer­i­can man­u­fac­tur­ing and gang vi­o­lence but went on an ex­ple­tive-laced mono­logue while Pres­i­dent Trump watched. NFL icon Jim Brown (be­low left) looked on silently. Ear­lier in the day, Kid Rock (right) at­tended a bill sign­ing.

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