I think Yeezy just made up for 808s.
Update: MTV offers more details. The way they cut it, it looked like people were clapping in support of Kanye, but they were actually clapping for Taylor Swift.
According to reports from inside the house, once cameras cut away from the action, West flipped off the crowd and returned to his seat. Wale then said to the crowd, “You can’t blame a man for speaking his mind.” His words were met with boos, and Wale then said, “Kanye, I tried.” During the next commercial break, Pink walked by the rapper and appeared to shake her head in disgust before security escorted her away. West remained steadfast amidst the commotion as he kissed his girlfriend Amber Rose.
Update: New video