Kanye West Corrects "Fake News" on Twitter and Hints at 2024 Presidential Run

Let there be no alternative facts about Kanye West, who returned to Twitter earlier this month
By Corinne Heller Apr 25, 2018 3:36 PMTags
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Kanye also got personal during his latest Twitter spree.

"I no longer have a manager," he tweeted. "I can't be managed."

"I'm nobody's 'client,'" he continued. "Yes I got rid of my last lawyer why? Because he wouldn't come to work full time. I also asked my last manager to come work full time for Yeezy of course the last lawyer and manager said no. So now I hired a CEO and a CFO and i have two full time lawyers as of now."

In another tweet, Kanye called himself this generation's Henry Ford, Howard HughesSteve Jobs and Walt Disney.

On Tuesday evening. Kanye appeared to reiterate his intention to run for president, tweeting, "2024."

On Wednesday, he tweeted, "Harvey Levin of TMZ your hearing from your future president," he wrote. "Let's be friends. Please never use the word erratic to describe a person who is economically and psychologically empowered."

He later added, "When we become president we have to change the name of the plane from Air Force one to Yeezy force one."

Kanye had first announced his bid for the presidency onstage at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, as he was accepting the Video Vanguard Award from now-rival Taylor Swift.

"I'm concerned about putting our concept of how to do the [president's] job in a new way and if no one will do it in that way, I will take position in 2020 and do it myself," he said at a concert in 2016.

In his latest Twitter spree, Kanye tweeted, "I love when people have their own ideas. You don't have to be allowed anymore. Just be. Love who you want to love. That's free thought. I'm not even political. I'm not a democrat or a republican. And also I'm all the way out the sunken place. And I'm not scared anymore. I'm not scared of the media. I'm not scared of the past and I'm optimistic about the future. This tweet is in love not fear. With love I am invincible. Truth is subjective but love is the most powerful force in the world and the world needs to express more of it.