On Friday, HBO’s Bill Maher interviewed Stormy Daniels on Real Time.
Being on premium cable, Maher had the latitude to ask Daniels questions no prominent interviewer yet has.
Daniels, who had unprotected sex with Trump several months after his son Barron was born, talked about the episode, which she is embarrassed about.
“Why did you f*ck Donald Trump?” Maher asked.
“I have no idea!” Daniels said.
“You have no idea?” Maher asked.
“I have no f*cking idea,” Daniels said.
Maher asked Daniels why she didn’t take precautions at the time given Trump’s reputation as a serial adulterer.
Or, as Maher put it, “How can you raw dog a sleazebag like that?”
“Oh God,” a visibly uncomfortable Daniels said. “Yeah, I don’t know.
The tangled web of Rudy Giuliani’s associations with questionable characters in the Ukraine scandal
Washington Post political analyst Philip Bump has created a link analysis of the tangled web President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani finds himself caught in.
According to the report, Giuliani isn't only linked to Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, the two associates indicted and arrested after lunch with them a few weeks ago. Giuliani is linked to a chorus of people now outed for being involved in the Ukraine scandal.
WATCH: CNN displays the Constitution’s Emoluments Clause as Trump rambles about it being ‘phony’
Two days after intense pressure forced President Donald Trump to back down from his plan to host the 2020 G7 summit at his resort in Doral, Florida, the president dismissed the Constitution's anti-corruption clause—which his plan would have violated—as "phony."
"You people, with this phony Emoluments Clause," Trump told reporters at a White House press conference on Monday, responding to allegations that hosting the meeting of foreign leaders at his own property would be a conflict of interest.
Pompeo says Trump is ‘fully prepared’ to take military action against Turkey — who is a NATO ally
Speaking to CNBC’s Wilfred Frost this Monday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that President Trump is ready to take military action against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria in the event that such action is "needed."
“We prefer peace to war,” Pompeo said on Closing Bell. “But in the event that kinetic action or military action is needed, you should know that President Trump is fully prepared to undertake that action.”
Pompeo declined to give specifics, saying that he doesn't want to "get out in front of the president’s decision about whether to take the awesome undertaking of using America’s military might," adding that economic and diplomatic "powers" could also be used.