Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 Kanye West Puts an End to Digital Currency Coinye West By Sarah Korones Courtesy WetPaint.com In a move that proves that no one can use Kanye West s name to gain fame and fortune other than Yeezus himself, the illustrious rapper has quickly put an end to Coinye West, the digital currency satirically named in his honor. Kanye filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, January 15 to stop production of Coinye West, a new Bitcoin-like currency founded by seven anonymous coders. The lawsuit stated the creators of the currency brazenly admit to using Kanyes name and image to promote their product. With each day that passes, Mr.
That's why I felt Kanye did it. He just put the name there. Jesus has all this baggage and all these connotations, and Yeezus is this new thing -- and that's why I say in the 'Our Savior' part of the site, 'We don't speak of his public persona.' Because Yeezus is when Kanye elevates to that God-level, which I feel like we all have the potential to do. That's why if it takes off, in the future, people would forget Kanye and his antics, and instead focus on what the message is." No word on whether West is aware that he has inspired a religion, but we're pretty sure the discovery won't have any effect on his ego. Also on HuffPost: Loading Slideshow "DuJour Magazine's Haley & Jason Binn Host Dee & Tommy Hilfiger, Tony Shafrazi To Honor Artist Marc Quinn With Special Guest DJ Atlanta de Cadenet Taylor" MIAMI BEACH, FL - DECEMBER 04: Kanye West (L) and Kim Kardashian attend DuJour Magazine's event to honor artist Marc Quinn at Delano South Beach Club on December 4, 2013 in Miami Beach, Florida.
Kanye West view website hides his face as he flees to Paris after 'beating teen who made N-lover insult at Kim Kardashian'
Kanye had been spotted at the same location in a Yeezus shirt and shiny black slacks with construction boots. Photo agency x17online told MailOnline: 'There was a row between Kanye and a guy over verbal treatment of Kim entering a building. 'She arrived in her truck and Kanye arrived a little later in his Lamborghini,' x17 added. 'He went into the building and allegedly assaulted the guy who abused Kim and then left the building... he drove off in Kim's truck.
Kanye West investigated in battery allegedly sparked by slurs
By Christie D'Zurilla January 14, 2014, 5:35 p.m. Kanye West is back under the microscope regarding an allegation of battery, this time for a Monday incident that went down at a chiropractor's office in Beverly Hills. West, according to witnesses, attacked an 18-year-old man after the guy allegedly hurled a slew of racial and other slurs at Kim Kardashian , KTLA reported. Kardashian, West's fiancee and the mother of his child, was going to an appointment in a medical building on Wilshire Boulevard and, as usual, had a load of paparazzi in her wake. The victim tried to help her manage the photogs as she entered the building, then went into the building also, according to TMZ video .