Russell Simmons: I’d Rather Kim Kardashian be President than Donald Trump

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Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons might be good friends with Donald Trump, but he isn’t convinced that the billionaire would be a good president.

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“He’s my friend. I’ve known him for thirty years, though I’ve never liked his politics. I think they are bad for America … I wanted Dennis Kucinich to be president, so you know what my mindset is,” Simmons told FOX Business Network’s Stuart Varney.

Although he believes a business man could be successful as president, Trump’s buzz isn’t resonating with Simmons.

“It would be a terrible thing for America … [I would] rather Kim Kardashian be president than Donald Trump,” he said.

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