He is also disturbed at the lack of action when it comes to the violence plaguing our nation, saying, “We are numb. We’re numb to 500 kids getting killed in Chicago a year. We’re numb to the fact that it was seven police shootings in the beginning of July.”
If he does decide to run for president, he has already received some advice from a very important person: President Barack Obama. After the rapper’s announcement, President Obama told him that he’ll have to deal with “strange characters” if he comes to Washington and that he’ll just have to “be cool with that.”
Whether or not the father of two will actually run for president remains to be seen; however, we won’t be at all surprised if we see “Kanye West for President” yard signs all around the country in the very near future.