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Posts from ‘September, 2009’

Kanye West & Joe Wilson: A Comparison

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The Cannon Blog presents a comparison of two men making headlines this week - musician Kanye West and Joe Wilson, Republican congressman from South Carolina.
Hometown
West: Chicago
Wilson: Charleston, SC
Notorious this week for
West: Interrupting Taylor Swift during her acceptance speech at the MTV Video Music Awards, declaring Beyonce Knowles should have won the Best Female Video Award
Wilson: [...]

Taylor Swift Wins Award

Kanye West Expresses Opinion During Acceptance Speech
By Joey Spitz
Music Writer
NEW YORK CITY - People are going to be talking about this moment for a long time. Taylor Swift won an award recognizing her music.
More specifically, MTV honored her with the Best Female Video award - for “You Belong to Me” - picking Swift over, among others, Beyonce Knowles.
Kanye [...]

Players Allege Rich Rodriguez Makes Them Tweet

Michigan Football Coach Reportedly Has Team
Update Twitter During Off Time
By Charles Parachute
Sports Editor
ANN ARBOR - Is Michigan Head Football Coach Rich Rodriguez that much of a twit?
Following reports that the University of Michigan football coaching staff has players working and practicing beyond the NCAA-mandated 20-hour maximum, anonymous sources are adding fuel to the bonfire. [...]