Kanye West – Responds To George Bush On The Today Show. I came here to say that I made mistakes, that I’ve grown as a person, and that it’s not as easy as boxing someone into a villain role or into a race role. I did not have the information–enough information in that situation to call him a racist. That might have been the emotion that I felt. But me being a rational, well thought out, empathetic human being and thinking about it after the fact, I would have chose–chosen different words. Even in these times where I was considered to have done something so wrong, my motivation was from a good place. Complete Full Script, Dialogue, Remarks, Saying, Quotes, Words And Text By Kanye West – Responds To George Bush On The Today Show.