Everyone rooted for the dreamy-eyed college dropout who slowly evolved into a leather-obsessed fame monster whose every musical endeavor, WACK or dope, was hailed “GENIUS.
Kanye performing in leather kilts? Daring. Kanye screaming into mics through feathery masks? High-art. Kanye telling other human beings not to talk, ever? Hilarious. Kanye’s blatant misogyny on “Yeezus?” Provocative. TEFLON.