Earlier this month, Kanye West surprised us all. Not with a random act of kindness, not with a rare, sparklking moment of humility - but with a plea to flatpack giant IKEA, begging them to let him make furniture.
He BBC Radio 1 (and hoped a popular Swedish furniture brand were listening):
"I have to work with IKEA – make furniture for interior design, for architecture and I know that if I do a minimalist apartment inside of a college dorm where the TV goes on the side of the wall."
Yo Ikea, allow Kanye to create, allow him to make this thing. Because, you know what, I want a bed that he makes, I want a chair that he makes. I want more products from Ye."
As you can imagine, the internet had something to say about this. 27 very, very funny things to say, actually: