Kanye West Remains Mute at Occupy Wall Street [Video]

Interpreting Kanye's silence: supportive or sullen?

Kanye West, not speaking

It’s rare that Kanye West is not speaking out against one thing or another, but he remained strangely silent yesterday when visiting Zuccotti Park.

Could this be a form of protest in itself? Like “I’m not speaking till the 99 % have a voice?” Or maybe he just was pouting because Russell Simmons dragged him down to Wall Street to be mobbed by fans?

At any rate, we now know why everyone thought Mr. West was being so nice and respectful to the protesters yesterday: He didn’t yell at them.