Sep 16, 2009

Barack Obama Calls Kanye West "Jackass"

Barack Obama Calls Kanye West JackassThe recorded AUDIO of President Barack Obama telling his opinion about the unfortunate incident at MTV VMAs involving Taylor Swift and Kanye West leaked online.

He said, "You know, it was like, she's getting an award and what are you butting in?… The young lady seems like a perfectly nice person, she's getting her award and what's he doing up there? He's a jackass."

Listen to the AUDIO below.

This off-the-record comment of Obama was recorded before his scheduled interview on CNBC last Monday. It was reporter John Harwood who chatted with the president.

Listen to the AUDIO: