Please Excuse Mr.West Essay

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Please Excuse Mr. West To Whom It May Concern; please excuse Mr. Kanye West for his outburst, temper tantrums, and his overall outspokenness. Although he is Thirty-two years old he does not know any better because he has been taught to tell the truth and therefore thinks it is O.K. to do so. Every now and then he forgets about other peoples feelings and only thinks of himself and seems to say the wrong things. I assure you though he means no harm especially since he apologizes after every incident that he causes. However there is one incident that Mr. West did not apologize for but I do not feel one is necessary for this one. You may or may not recall this but it is when he said “George Bush Doesn’t care about black people.” (Kanye West, Sept. 2005) That statement was his own personal opinion and he had every right to say it at the time. He was not trying to insult and or hurt anyone he was simply saying what was on his mind. Given that this is the United States the land of the free I think he did nothing wrong at all. Now one of Mr. West more recent burst of outspokenness was at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards. Taylor Swift had just won Best Female Video award and was onstage accepting the award. That is until Mr. West got onto the stage and got the microphone from Swift and yelled “Yo Taylor, I’m really happy for you, I’ll let you finish, but Beyonce has one of the best videos of all time. One of the best videos of all time!” (Kanye West, Sept. 2009) After this statement West simply shrugged walked offstage and was later escorted out. He did apologize later for this incident afterwards and even acknowledged he was wrong for what he did. Even though what he does and says may be wrong at the time he does sincerely apologize for his incidents. This does show that they are outburst and that his actions are not fully

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