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“When you’re acting in love, you’re like a drop of water and you have the ocean as your army. When you’re acting in fear, all you have is you and your money.”
“I can’t run in front of every bullet.”
We watch The Breakfast Club like it’s The Today Show or CNN.
“I refuse to negotiate. I do not negotiate...``
People hate on Kanye because he is one of the few artists who understands the economic value he has on popular culture. He refuses to negotiate because he sees it as negotiating his own self-worth. Ye don’t sell himself short.
“Play this 5-minute song that completely fucks up your programming.”
Kanye starts to re-appropriate traditional American icons on 2013’s Yeezus. It is not about him thinking he is a god; it is about his view of the contradictory nature of America.