Obama offers friendly advice for Kanye presidential bid

US President Barack Obama leaves after speaking at a Democratic National Committee event on October 10, 2015 in San Francisco, CaliforniaUS President Barack Obama offered advice Saturday to Kanye West on the rapper’s improbable White House bid — telling him that reality TV might be good training for Washington. West, who has declared with an unclear degree of seriousness that he will run for president in 2020, was performing at a fundraiser for Obama’s Democratic Party in San Francisco. Addressing supporters who paid up to $10,000 a ticket, Obama teased that he had campaign advice for West, who is married to reality television star Kim Kardashian.

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