Tag Archives: Pussygate

REPORT: During Initial Pussygate Furor, GOP Donors Were Told It Would Take $800M For Trump To Drop Out

The Atlantic has published a lengthy and quite interesting profile of Mike Pence’s road to the Trump administration. When to the story gets to the furor surrounding Trump’s infamous Access Hollywood “pussygate” tape, author McKay Coppins reveals this: Already, Reince Priebus’s office was being flooded with panicked calls from GOP officials and donors urging the RNC chairman to get rid ...

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Billy Bush: Yes, Donald Trump, You Said That

Billy Bush writes for the New York Times: He said it. “Grab ’em by the pussy.” Of course he said it. And we laughed along, without a single doubt that this was hypothetical hot air from America’s highest-rated bloviator. Along with Donald Trump and me, there were seven other guys present on the bus at the time, and every single ...

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Yes, Trump Is Now Saying The Pussygate Tape Is Fake

Confirmation of last week’s report by the New York Times. The Washington Post reports: President Trump has expressed certainty that the special-counsel probe into his campaign’s possible collusion with Russia will be finished by the end of the year, complete with an exoneration from Robert S. Mueller III, according to several friends who have spoken with him in recent days. ...

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Seth Meyers Rips Trump Over Reports He Now Claims The Pussygate Tape Is Fake: Are You Insane? [VIDEO]

Via Mediaite: On Monday night, Seth Meyers ripped President Trump, who he believes will go down as the “neediest and the most insecure president.” The Late Night host then slammed the president for questioning the authenticity of the now-infamous Access Hollywood tape. “Wait, you’re claiming that the Access Hollywood tape is fake?!?” Meyers said in shock. “Are you insane?!?… Oh, ...

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White House Dodges On Pussygate Tape’s Authenticity

In case you weren’t watching live: White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders dodged multiple questions on Monday about whether President Trump has privately said that the infamous “Access Hollywood” recording of him is not authentic. “The president addressed this, this was litigated and certainly answered during the election by the overwhelming support for the president and the fact he’s ...

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Chris Cuomo Blasts Trump For Denying Pussygate Tape

Via Mediaite: How on earth could President Donald Trump deny that the infamous Access Hollywood tape is authentic? That’s what Chris Cuomo wanted to know Monday on New Day. The anchor was equal parts perplexed and insulted that Trump would now try to claim Fake News on a video he already admitted was the real deal — a clip for ...

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Trump Recently Claimed #Pussygate Tape Is Fake

In a report on how Trump’s support for Roy Moore has handed the Democrats a juicy midterms talking point, the New York Times reveals this nugget: Something deeper has been consuming Mr. Trump. He sees the calls for Mr. Moore to step aside as a version of the response to the now-famous “Access Hollywood” tape, in which he boasted about ...

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AP Analysis Reveals Russian Twitter Trolls Worked To Deflect Attention From Trump’s #PussyGate Scandal

The Associated Press reports: Disguised Russian agents on Twitter rushed to deflect scandalous news about Donald Trump just before last year’s presidential election while straining to refocus criticism on the mainstream media and Hillary Clinton’s campaign, according to an Associated Press analysis of since-deleted accounts. Tweets by Russia-backed accounts such as “America_1st_” and “BatonRougeVoice” on Oct. 7, 2016, actively pivoted ...

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Mike Huckabee Doesn’t “Recall” Pussygate [VIDEO]

Via Mediaite: Mike Huckabee appeared on Fox & Friends this morning to react to Hillary Clinton saying in an interview that “we just elected a person who admitted sexual assault to the presidency.” Clinton made the comments in an interview with Channel 4’s Matt Frei, while she was discussing Harvey Weinstein. Abby Huntsman brought up that moment from the interview ...

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WaPo Reporter Wins Pulitzer Prize For Exposing Trump’s Charity Scams And Breaking #Pussygate Story

The Washington Post reports: Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold remembers being struck by Donald Trump’s pledge to donate $6 million, including $1 million of his personal funds, to veteran groups during a televised fundraiser before the Iowa caucuses early last year. Did Trump follow through, he wondered? So, weeks after the event, Fahrenthold started asking questions. For several months, he ...

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Trump: Hillary Is A Terrible Example For My Son (Unlike Pussy-Grabbing And Perving On Underage Girls)

Because pussy-grabbing is a GOOD example. Talking Points Memo reports: Donald Trump said Monday that Hillary Clinton’s purported advance knowledge of two debate questions during the Democratic primary race made her a “bad example” for his 10-year-old son and other children, subverting one of Clinton’s own most frequent attack lines against him. “Hillary Clinton gets the questions to a debate, ...

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Trump Blames Microphones For #Pussygate [VIDEO]

The Washington Post reports: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is making his pitch to Catholics, many of whom could serve as important swing voters in states such as Florida and Pennsylvania. The latest poll from the Public Religion Research Institute showed a stark divide among white Catholics: 44 percent said they support Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton while another 44 percent ...

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Tony Perkins: Trump Might Actually Win Because Many Of His Fans Won’t Tell Pollsters The Truth [VIDEO]

Hate group leader Tony Perkins appeared on Fox Business today to denounce the media, again, and bleat that Wikileaks has proven that leftist operatives are secretly working to steal the election from Donald Trump. Perkins then went on to point out (factually, for once) that successful anti-gay marriage amendments often underpolled because haters were too ashamed to say their mind ...

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Fake Melania Returns To The Colbert Show [VIDEO]

The Washington Post recaps: Laura Benanti returned to “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” Tuesday to reprise her spot-on parody of Melania Trump — this time with some uncomfortable Billy Bush references. The Tony Award-winning actress wowed Colbert’s audience (and the Internet) in July when she spoofed Melania Trump’s Republican National Convention speech, revealed to have lifted passages from Michelle ...

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SAYS WHO: Trump Attorney Attempts To Downplay Trump’s “They’re Not Pretty Enough” Claims [VIDEO]

Trump Organization attorney Michael Cohen, who earned widespread ridicule with his now-infamous “says who?” meltdown, appeared on CNN this afternoon to play down Donald Trump’s repeated assertion that the women who have accused him aren’t pretty enough to assault. Cohen: “Mr. Trump is trying to say they’re not somebody that HE would be attracted to. The whole thing is nonsense.” 

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Politico: Why Has Chris Christie Gone Into Hiding?

Via Politico: If Gov. Chris Christie was at Donald Trump’s event in New Jersey Saturday night, nobody saw him. During the final few weeks of the presidential campaign, as Trump falls further behind in the polls, picks fights with his own party’s leaders and makes unsupported claims about a “rigged” campaign, Christie — one of Trump’s most faithful surrogates since ...

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People Magazine: We Have Six Witnesses That Back Up Our Reporter’s Story About Trump’s Attack On Her

People Magazine reports: Six colleagues and close friends who corroborate former PEOPLE writer Natasha Stoynoff’s account of being attacked by Donald Trump in 2005 are now coming forward. Among them is a friend who was with Stoynoff when she ran into Melania Trump later in N.Y.C. The wife of the Republican nominee denies meeting Stoynoff after the attack, but Stoynoff’s ...

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Melania: Don’t Feel Sorry For Me [VIDEO]

New York Magazine reports: Melania Trump’s presence on social media is nothing compared to that of her husband’s, Donald Trump. And no one can accuse her of sharing her husband’s penchant for impromptu press conferences. That doesn’t mean, though, that she hasn’t been keeping up with how the campaign is covered in the press — and perhaps just as important ...

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Larry Flynt Offers $1M Bounty On New Trump Tapes

The Los Angeles Times reports: Pornographer Larry Flynt announced Monday that he would pay up to $1 million for video or audio recordings of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump engaged in illegal behavior or acting in a sexually demeaning manner toward women. “I have always celebrated women. Women in all shapes and sizes,” the publisher of Hustler magazine said in ...

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NBC Formally Cans Billy Bush Over #Pussygate

USA Today reports: Billy Bush has been cut from NBC’s Today show for his role in Donald Trump’s lewd talk about women in a 2005 hot-mic tape. Settlement details were not immediately disclosed. The end came Monday afternoon after the network spent over a week negotiating the terms of departure with Bush and his crisis lawyer, which followed internal discussion ...

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