The Saturday Night Live superstar, 28, took the degree on the Netflix is a Joke Festival on Friday, April 29, in Los Angeles, and he dove proper into addressing the elephant within the room.
Davidson, who began relationship Kim Kardashian in fall 2021, defined that he had an “AIDS scare,” an target audience member on the Fonda Theatre tells Us Weekly. The New York local confident the target audience that he wasn’t involved that he had AIDS, however he alleged West, 44, unfold a rumor that he suffered from bought immunodeficiency syndrome.
The King of Staten Island superstar went to a well-known good friend for recommendation. “John Mulaney said, ‘He said you have AIDS? You should said say he has polio,’” Davidson recalled.
In January, TMZ reported that the “Power” rapper was once “allegedly telling friends Pete Davidson’s suffering with AIDS,” and he even known as their mutual pals to take a look at and persuade them that he was once suffering with the situation. West’s reps denied the record, calling it “nonsense” on the time.
The starting of the yr was once when West began to take his feud with Davidson public. The identical month, West known as out Davidson by way of title in his monitor “Eazy” with The Game. “God saved me from the crash just so I can beat Pete Davidson’s ass,” the performer mentioned within the music. In March, a video adopted which confirmed West brutally killing the comedian.
In his April 29 display, Davidson joked that since he, Chris Rock and Jon Stewart attended a Knicks recreation in combination in December 2021, he’d been beheaded in West’s video and Rock was once famously slapped by way of Will Smith on the Oscars. “Jon Stewart, you’re next!” Davidson jokingly warned.
The Suicide Squad actor additionally addressed pals, similar to Jack Harlow, running with West. Davidson defined that collaborations between musicians didn’t trouble him in any respect — however he’d be involved if comedians like Bill Burr have been teaming up with him.
The Yeezy dressmaker tried to get Michael Che to hand over SNL over his feud with Davidson. “@chethinks I’LL DOUBLE WHATEVER THEY PAYING YOU JUST SO YOU DONT HAVE TO LOOK AT THAT PAWN EVER AGAIN BIG LOVE,” West wrote by means of Instagram in February.
The Weekend Update cohost, 38, replied together with his personal handwritten message. “Sorry Ye, but I would never betray my friends,” the New York local wrote on one web page of a criminal pad. The subsequent paper jokingly published he wouldn’t go away, “for anything less than TRIPLE salary. That’s right, $90k per year!”
Che persevered, “Full medical. Full dental. Four weeks vacay. Corner office. Plus, a pair of Red Octobers. Size 12. And you gotta make some beats for my band, The Slap Butts. And you gotta tell me what you’re gonna wear to work the night before so we can look like twins. You do that for me, and I’ll Rambo that whole building.”
The comedian has remained at the back of the Weekend Update table.
Davidson avoided bringing up his female friend all the way through his set. Kardashian, 41, filed for divorce from West in February 2021 after just about seven years of marriage. The KKW Beauty founder, who stocks kids North, 8, Saint, 6, Chicago, 4 and Psalm, 2, together with her ex, was once declared legally unmarried closing month.