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Leonard Cohen Poem Nails Kanye West’s White House Rant

Kayne nutsAfter Kanye West dominated the new news cycle with a same-day rants at the White House and a Washington DC Apple store, singer-songwriter Amanda Shires took to Twitter with the words of now-departed songwriter Leonard Cohen and his  poem “Kanye West Is Not Picasso.”

Part of a newly released book by Cohen, The Flame: Poems Notebooks Lyrics Drawings, the poem, though dated March 15, 2015, could not have been more timely.

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