As donors and supporters continue to bail, Donald Trump has issued the following video apology for his 2005 comments denigrating women and talking about grabbing women “by the p***y”:
Anyone who knows me knows these words don’t reflect who I am. I said it, I was wrong, and I apologize.
This is nothing more than a distraction from the important issues we’re facing today.
Trump goes on to attack Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton for their treatment of women.
This is pretty remarkable, given that Trump never apologizes for anything. Anything! That said, “those words” reflect who Donald Trump is, perfectly. Nobody who has paid attention to Trump could be the slightest bit surprised by what emerged today.
We’ll see what the fallout is tomorrow. Here’s the video: