In 2018, Karen McDougal spoke about her reported affair with Donald Trump on “Anderson Cooper 360.” She recalled assembly Trump in 2006 on the Playboy Mansion when he was filming an episode of “The Celeb Apprentice” there. After getting McDougal’s quantity, Trump later invited her to dine with him on the Beverly Hills Resort. McDougal was initially shocked that Trump’s bodyguard escorted her to his resort room after choosing her up. She had believed that their dinner date would happen within the resort’s restaurant, not in that intimate setting. “We talked for a pair hours — then, it was ‘ON!’ We bought bare + had intercourse,” McDougal recollects in notes obtained by The New Yorker. However that first night time resulted in tears for McDougal after Trump provided her a post-coital fee, a gesture she discovered hurtful.
Nonetheless, there was one thing about Trump’s character and look that McDougal discovered interesting. “I preferred his charisma,” she revealed. “He is bought nice posture.” McDougal estimated that she and Trump met up round half a dozen instances a month over the course of their 10-month relationship. She confessed to falling in love with Trump, claiming that he advised her he felt the identical approach. “There was an actual relationship there,” she stated. In keeping with McDougal, their affair bought so severe that Trump advised her he had bought an house for her as a Christmas current. However she ended their affair earlier than she ever visited it.