He said it. “Grab ’em by the pussy.”
Billy Bush just wrote a scathing opinion piece in the New York Times about his time with Donald Trump and the accusations Trump faces.
“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 one of us assumed we were listening to a crass standup act. He was performing. Surely, we thought, none of this was real. We now know better.”
Bush gave us a new quote when Trump was asked about inflating his ratings: “People will just believe you. You just tell them and they believe you.”
“The key to succeeding in my line of work was establishing a strong rapport with celebrities. I did that, and was rewarded for it. My segments with Donald Trump when I was just a correspondent were part of the reason I got promoted.”
Read the entire piece here.