“I assume that George Bush does care about black people — I mean I don’t know him, I’m going to make that assumption — but I can definitively say that it appeared to me watching television that had that been white people, the government would have been there faster.”

— Actor and comedian Mike Myers in a recent interview with GQ Magazine about the moment during a 2005 telethon benefiting the victims of Hurricane Katrina when rapper Kanye West said on air, “George Bush doesn’t care about black people,” while a stunned-looking Myers stood by.