Former Playboy model Karen McDougal did an interview that aired on CNN yesterday (March 22nd) about her alleged affair with Trump in 2006. McDougal claimed that she and Trump had sex dozens of times over a 10-month period, but that he’d upset her by offering her money after the first time they were intimate. She also said that she had been in love with Trump, and believed that he’d been in love with her.
Trump was already married to Melania Trump at the time. McDougal also says in the interview that she knew the relationship was wrong and is sorry for it, but revealed that she voted for Trump for president. McDougal is suing American Media Inc., the company that publishes the National Enquirer, which she said never published her story after paying her $150,000 for it ahead of the 2016 election. McDougal told CNN she wanted the life rights to her story back because she didn’t benefit from promises for a series of columns and a modeling contract in the company’s magazines. She said,
“I feel like the contract is illegal, I feel like . . . I was lied to [by] everybody involved in this deal.”
The statement that stays in my head when I read or report about what Trump is doing is, if this were Barack…