- Former FBI Director James Comey recounted his initial time public President Donald Trump in an singular talk with ABC Information that aired Sunday night time.
- Comey mentioned Trump seemed “shorter” than he expected and had “impressively coiffed hair” that “should take a heck of copiousness of time within a morning.”
- Sunday’s talk was Comey’s initial given his banishment as FBI director.
Former FBI-Director James Comey recounted his initial time public President Donald Trump in an singular talk with ABC Information that aired Sunday night time.
“My sense was he seemed precisely like he did on tv, besides he seemed shorter to me than he did on tv, however in any other box precisely a identical,” Comey suggested George Stephanopoulos, including that he did not know either or not his explanation was “good or dangerous.”
Comey continued, describing Trump’s heading qualities.
“He had impressively coiffed hair,” Comey mentioned. “It seems to be to be all his. we confess, we stared during it sincerely earnestly and my response was, ‘It should take a heck of copiousness of time within a morning, however it’s impressively coiffed.'”
Comey combined that Trump’s “tie was too lengthy, given it during all times is” and done notice of his corporeal look.
“He seemed hardly orange adult close with tiny white-half moons underneath his eyes, that we assume are from tanning goggles,” Comey mentioned.
Comey additionally famous Trump’s arms, observant they had been “common measurement.”
“I contend that in my ebook, as a outcome of we am creation an try to be sincere, as a outcome of that is a existence — there had been all this debate and derisive about palm measurement, we can not keep in mind a tiny print. However as we shook his palm we done a notice to determine a scale, and it seemed like he had average-sized arms,” Comey mentioned.
Sunday’s talk was Comey’s initial given his banishment as FBI director.
Trump’s allies have been creation prepared for a liberate of Comey’s ebook, “A Increased Loyalty,” due out this week, by rising a media efforts to disprove him.
The Republican Nationwide Committee launched a lyincomey.com web site on Thursday, that highlights progressing criticisms of Comey by Democrats and urges guest to “verify a details” progressing than desiring any claims his “grandstanding ebook” will make.
In his ebook, Comey has slammed Trump as “untethered to reality” and calls his presidency “ego pushed and about private loyalty.”
Michelle Mark and Joe Perticone contributed to this report.