Kanye West Angry Over Jimmy Kimmel's TV Spoof
September 27th, 2013 11:00am EDT
Kanye West is furious with Jimmy Kimmel
after the late-night TV host made fun of the singer's BBC Radio 1
interview by recreating it with a child actor on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
West was so offended by the sketch, he went on a rant on Twitter.
all capital letters, West tweeted, "Jimmy Kimmel is out of line to try
and spoof in any way the first piece of honest media in years. Jimmy
Kimmel, I don't take it as a joke... You don't have scum bags hopping
over fences trying to take pictures of your daughter. Jimmy Kimmel, put
yourself in my shoes... Oh no that means you would have gotten too much
good p**sy in your life. You can't put yourself in my shoes. Your face
looks crazy... Is that funny? Or if I had a kid say it would it be
He took another dig at Kimmel by referencing his
ex-girlfriend, adding, "Sarah Silverman is a thousand times funnier than
you and the whole world knows it!!!"
In response to West's fury, Kimmel addressed the issue during his
talk show. He explained: "Kanye West called me about an hour, hour and a
half ago in my office. He is very angry because of a bit we aired this
week. He gave an interview to the BBC – and we had a kid actor take the
words and reenact it.
"He told me I had two choices – #1
Apologize publicly. And that was really the only choice – the other
choice he gave was 'my life…your life is going to be much better if I
After posting West's tweets on the screen
for the audience to see, Kimmel joked: "Finally, I’m in a rap feud. I
always wanted to be in a rap feud. Right now we’re at DefKanye Five."
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Kimmel's original Kanye West Spoof
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Photo Credits: American Broadcasting Corporation