The Word: Kim Kardashian rebounds with Kanye West?

Friends first? Kim Kardashian attended Kanye West's Ready-To-Wear Fall/Winter 2012 show as part of Paris Fashion Week in March of this year.

After you’ve gone through a very humiliating and very public divorce, it’s important you rebound with someone humble and quiet, someone in whom you can find security in their strong arms and who shuns the glare of the ever-present media spotlight in order to help you heal. Think of someone who is the exact opposite of, say, Kanye West, and you have your guy.

But, let’s face it: No one has ever accused Kim Kardashian of making sound judgment calls when it comes to relationships. TMZ.com dropped the bombshell that the reality TV star is indeed dating the fame-hound West. The site reports the two caught “The Hunger Games” together in New York City on Wednesday night and a source claims a relationship between the duo is “just starting.” West is also promoting his new song, “Theraflu,” where he confesses his love for the bodacious babe. “And I admit I fell in love with Kim … ‘Round the same time she fell in love with him … That’s cool, baby girl, do your thing … Lucky I ain’t had Jay drop him from the team,” Kayne raps in his new song, referring to Jay-Z, who is part owner of Kardashian ex Kris Humphries’ New Jersey Nets.

Here’s to the happy new couple! And here’s also hoping that Kanye doesn’t re-listen to the words of his own song, “Gold Digger.”



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