2. "George Bush doesn't care about black people." -Kanye West
Hurricane Katrina was tearing New Orleans apart, and the President's response time was less than satisfactory. Kanye took the opportunity to call him out on live television, and the rest is history. Literally. 'Ye received seemingly equal amounts of support and backlash for the comment, but it remains one of hip-hop's most shocking pop culture moments for people on both sides of the fence.