In the August/September issue of Complex magazine, Kanye West discusses the unabased opinions featured on gossip blogs.

…He not only reads blogs, he enjoys them. “I have a pessimist with me all the time,” says Kanye, giving an example of a way he keeps himself in check. But who needs a pessimist in your entourage when you have a laptop?

“Man, it takes a really strong person to read the blogs; it’s just no holds barred. So if you’re feeling good about yourself and you want to feel like shit, go to the
blogs. It’s good to have a place for someone to have unabashed opinions. Even if
they’re dissing me or I’m the butt of jokes, I respect people giving their real


Nice to hear that he goes on blogs to read what the people has got to say.