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Lil Jon Praises President Obama During Oxford Speech

May 12, 2015 at 11:50 am |
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Lil Jon was recently invited to speak at the famed Oxford University and the Turned Down For What producer showed fans a more educated side. He touched base on President Barack Obama’s presidency, the racial tension and revolution in America, Kanye West being misunderstood and much more. Check out some of our favorite quotes below.

On President Obama:

“I think Obama’s done a great job. It takes time to restore an old historic car – you can’t just do it overnight. That’s how I look at the administration that came before Obama. He put a new engine in it, he put some new rims, got a paint job. He’s criticised, and at the end of today it’s because he’s black. The numbers don’t lie – unemployment is down, Obamacare is a great thing. I think Hillary is about it for 2016.”

On Kanye West:

“Kanye, I’ve known the dude for a while. He’s a good dude, stuff just happened to him throughout his life that’s changed him a little bit. He’s still a good guy deep down. People just misunderstand him, when he talks a certain way. He’s just expressing himself, he’s intense. I couldn’t do the big spectacle thing. I’m on the road every day, I’m intoxicated some times, it’d take time to write a nice speech.”

On the revolution being televised:

“It’s already happening – do you see what’s happening in the US right now? You just want to ask a crazy ass damn question.”

Lil Jon: “I think Obama’s done a great job. It takes time to restore an old historic car—you can’t just do it overnight. That’s how I look at the administration that came before Obama. He put a new engine in it, he put some new rims, got a paint job. He’s criticised, and at the end of today it’s because he’s black. The numbers don’t lie – unemployment is down, Obamacare is a great thing. I think Hillary is about it for 2016.”

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