For the Stopped-Clock File: Kanye West Tweets Something... Conservative?!

Yesterday afternoon, controversial rapper Kanye West had a bit of a stopped-clock moment when he tweeted a surprisingly rather conservative statement, and one rather succinctly and clearly stated at that.

"What is your defintion of true freedom?" West asked, answering his own query, "There is no true freedom without economic freedom." 

"Good point," House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) went on to comment in a retweet. 

Today, MTP Daily host Chuck Todd noticed the interesting moment where an otherwise politically liberal if not apolitical rapper actually found himself agreeing with conservative orthodoxy. Here's the video:

 

 

 

 

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Ken Shepherd
Ken Shepherd
Ken Shepherd is a writer living in New Carrollton, Md.