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Donald Trump on Kanye West's presidential candidacy announcement

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Presidential candidates, they’re just like us: Donald Trump told Rolling Stone that he watched Kanye West give his epic speech at Sunday’s Video Music Awards. His response to West’s concluding claim that he would run for president in 2020? “I said, ‘That’s very interesting,'” Trump said. “I wonder who gave him that idea.”

Trump continued, “He’s actually a different kind of person than people think, he’s a nice guy. I hope to run against him someday.” See his full comments over at Rolling Stone.

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