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Tom Arnold Claims He Has Video Of Trump Saying 'Every Offensive, Racist Thing Ever'

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From a different offensive tape.

Actor Tom Arnold says he has footage of President-elect Donald Trump saying "every dirty, every offensive, racist thing ever." You don't say?

Arnold made the claim during an interview with Seattle radio show The Dori Monson Show, explaining the video (which features outtakes from The Apprentice) was sent around Christmas a few years ago. He also claims that, before the election, he was asked to release the tapes by a CAA agent and Hillary Clinton.

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"When the people sent it to me, it was funny. Hundreds of people have seen these. It was sort of a Christmas video they put together. He wasn’t going to be president of the United States. It was him sitting in that chair using the N-word, using the C-word, calling his son a retard. I get a call from Arnold’s CAA agent, sitting next to Hillary Clinton. They said, ‘I need you to release him saying the N-word.’ I said, ‘Well, now these people—two editors and an associate producer—are scared to death. They’re scared of his people, they’re scared of they’ll never work again, there’s a $5 million confidentiality agreement.”

Arnold didn't think it would help, anyway, saying: "I think if the people that like him saw him saying the N-word, matter-of-factly saying this stuff, I think they would have liked him more for being politically incorrect." And he's probably right—there were plenty of awful things that were said and leaked before the election, including a video of Trump saying that he felt entitled to "grab [women] by the pussy", and he was still elected.

At the time of that Access Hollywood leak, Judd Apatow told us, "I think we've had enough. If you need it to be worse at this point to think he shouldn't be president then I'm just scared for you. I'm sure there is much worse out there."