Allen B. West

West announces 2020 presidential bid, except…

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Well, of course it’s the WRONG West, but we couldn’t resist. If you happened to endure the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, you would have seen (in addition to various parts of Miley Cyrus) Kanye West announce that he would be running for president of the United States in 2020.

To show you what a sideshow our political process seems to have become, the Democrat Party enthusiastically picked up the baton and ran with it, posting a series of Kanye-themed tweets. Oh, but before we get to those, there was this tweet which as Twitchy says, walks the line between funny and frightening.

But here’s a selection of the Kanye tweets. We couldn’t really handle any more than three.

This might be the most RACIST video you'll ever see

This might be the most RACIST video you'll ever see

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