"If I get in trouble for saying the truth, what's being said the rest of the time?"
When Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, it was a big deal all around. It was all over the news and everyone -- including President Barack Obama, who called West a jackass -- was talking about it.
But for West, it was even bigger than that. And at his first concert since releasing The Life of Pablo in Manila, Philippines, the hip-hop superstar went so far as to call it "the beginning of the end of my life."