So I tried again with another group, and then another. After downing a drink (or two), I decided to try again with another group.After a couple of minutes, we were all introducing ourselves and hitting it off like old friends.I just really don’t.”“So, well, now, he texted me back and he said, ‘Did you get the videos? I didn’t mean to send this to you, I had some people I needed to call.’ So, it was fine.You sent it to the wrong person, but did you get the videos? He couldn’t—because he couldn’t—he couldn’t tell who I was sending it to.In an apparent response to Republican critics asking him to drop out of the race, he said: “We will discuss this more in the coming days. Bill Clinton has said far worse to me on the golf course — not even close,” Trump said in a statement.See you at the debate on Sunday.” The tape includes audio of Bush and Trump talking inside the bus, as well as audio and video once they emerge from it to begin shooting the segment. It was unclear when the events he was describing took place. “I apologize if anyone was offended.” Billy Bush, in a statement released by NBC Universal, said: “Obviously I’m embarrassed and ashamed.
The video captures Trump talking with Billy Bush, then of “Access Hollywood,” on a bus with the show’s name written across the side.
In that audio, Trump discusses a failed attempt to seduce a woman, whose full name is not given in the video. The tape was recorded several months after he married his third wife, Melania. It’s no excuse, but this happened eleven years ago — I was younger, less mature, and acted foolishly in playing along.
I’m very sorry.” After the video appeared online Friday afternoon, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton wrote on Twitter: “This is horrific.
I’ve said and done things I regret, and the words released today on this more than a decade-old video are one of them. She’s totally changed her look.” At that point in the audio, Trump and Bush appear to notice Arianne Zucker, the actress who is waiting to escort them into the soap-opera set. “You know I’m automatically attracted to beautiful — I just start kissing them. “You can do anything.” “Whatever you want,” says another voice, apparently Bush’s. “You can do anything.” [In wake of debate, multiple women accuse Trump of sexual advances] A spokeswoman for NBC Universal, which produces and distributes “Access Hollywood,” declined to comment.
Anyone who knows me knows these words don’t reflect who I am,” Trump said. “Your girl’s hot as s---, in the purple,” says Bush, who’s now a co-host of NBC’s “Today” show. “This was locker-room banter, a private conversation that took place many years ago.
Because of this, women often won’t signal their interest first.