Kanye West has created another uproar on Twitter, this time sending out a tweet saying that comedian Bill Cosby is innocent, an apparent reference to the sexual assault charges filed against him in Pennsylvania and the rape allegations made by several women.
The tweet was liked more than 20,000 times and retweeted 19,000 times in the first hour after it was posted. It remained up at 7:15 p.m. Eastern.
He followed that tweet with these:
Here is some of the reactions to the tweet: