Durante una reciente entrevista que CNBC hizo al presidente Barack Obama el indicó que Kanye West es un Jackass (un imbécil), esto claro por su arruinar el triunfo de Taylor Swift en los MTV Video Music Awards.
El comentario de Obama fue realizado durante una pausa, por lo que no hay vídeo pero si audio.
La transcripción del audio es:
Pregunta: Were your girls as hacked off as mine were that Kanye gave Taylor Swift the Joe Wilson treatment?
Obama: I thought that was really inappropriate. You know it was like she’s getting an award — why are you butting in? I, I hear you — I agree with you.
Pregunta: So does that count as the first question?
Obama: The young lady seems like a perfectly nice person. She’s getting her award. What’s he doing up there? He’s a jackass. (Risas) No, now — this — all this stuff — I’m assuming all this stuff. Where’s the pool? Come on guys. Cut the president some slack. I got a lot of other stuff on my plate. Yeah. Cause I remember last time it was the fly thing. Now that was the highlight of…
Pregunta: No that worked out well for you. You were a ninja.
Obama: Except PETA… (risas)