SNL: Kanye West hates on Lady Gaga Apple store genius (with video)

“When two geniuses meet, there is inevitably friction,” Chris Matyszczyk reports for CNET.

“So on “Saturday Night Live,” when the world’s biggest (self-proclaimed) genius was confronted with Karen, who works for Apple, you knew that resentment would spew,” Matyszczyk reports. “The rather mousy, nerdy woman from the Apple store sat calmly as Kanye fumed at her: ‘You do not deserve the title of ‘genius!””

Matyszczyk reports, “You might be wondering why Kanye was talking to Karen. Well, she was a guest on his and Kim Kardashian’s fine talk show, ‘Waking Up With Kimye.'”

Full article here.

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  1. It was a slam on narcissistic Kanye and Kim. Apple Genius Bar employees were collateral damage. Lady Gaga, though as crazy as she seems, did alright. But her character representation was a bit overboard. It is a comedy.

  2. I was glad to discover this was SNL, not IRL. Otherwise I was gonna hurl.

    Since when do only ‘frumpy white girls’ work at the Apple Genius Bar? Someone needs to meet my Apple Genius friend Phyllis. Computer geek and gorgeous can go together. Silly SNL. 😎

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