The Word: Is Kanye West going to release his own sex tape?

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If this were a story about a different celebrity, it might be surprising that he had a sex tape. And that recorded it himself. And that he’s thinking about releasing it himself, just for kicks.

However, this is a story about Kanye West, so none of that is surprising at all, is it?

Apparently, someone tried to blackmail Yeezy last year with a recording he’d made of himself and an unnamed woman in a hotel room. The blackmailer backed off, but Kanye considered releasing the tape himself anyway. “For the most part, I’d rather people have one of those home videos than some of the paparazzi photos that get published,” he told W. “At least I recorded the shit myself. That tape couldn’t have hurt me in any way if it came out — it could only have helped.”

Yet another thing Kanye and Kim Kardashian have in common: an extremely pragmatic, glass-half-full approach to homemade porn going public.

The pair are also reportedly ready to walk down the aisle.

According to The Sun, Kim has accepted Kanye’s proposal, and they are planning to marry in Paris this September. According to the report, Kanye allegedly purchased a $770,000 tiger-striped diamond ring.

Kim gave birth to the couple’s first child a little more than a week ago, a daughter named North West.


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