Nets Put off By ‘Bizarre,’ Surreal’ Trump, Kanye Meeting

October 12, 2018 | 11:55 AM EDT

[See NewsBusters for more.] When it comes to the so-called mainstream media, it’s a case of Kanye West vs. Kanye West. The networks on Thursday and Friday mocked the “bizarre,” “surreal” rapper for appearing at the White House with Donald Trump. But these outlets gushed over the “thoughtful” entertainer when he derided then-President George W. Bush as a racist.