'Fire and Fury' author Michael Wolff claims responsibility for Bannon's fall

Steve Bannon was a key source in Wolff's book and offered sharp criticism of the president and others, including his children.
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Transcript for 'Fire and Fury' author Michael Wolff claims responsibility for Bannon's fall
I'm not saying that they aren't idiots for honestly letting you around and giving you that kind of access because quite frankly at you invited me your house at any point before this but I would expect hell no of course not I don't go to journalist house and start dishing about sneaking Friday. In the political circles I'm in. I'm just confused are you friends with Steve Bannon and Roger Ailes before he end and you were like come to my house for an. Off the record dinner and then you reported Garnett or without it unless our a fair fair question that did not say what happened this was actually an off the record dinner. But two things happens like people he journalist by the way it's why don't believe in the concept of pop record this right here. So. I yes I why would probably always be careful about bout that but at any rate two things happened on that and that dinner Roger Ailes died. And out at the dinner. Two things happened and didn't didn't died to dinner out and does it say Luna. A. Foods that aren't any company the food is it was it was very. I'm I cook the food it was thought but. But. Rush with Rodgers. Ailes is death. You and I ate it seemed to me that that was then that is off off the record Dalai aid with the death of the of the source that's number one. Still Steve Bannon understood it was off the record but not long after Roger died. Steve said to me you're gonna put that on the record or are aren't sure you're gonna end is use that that was history. So. I took it that in the rain did shortly after arriving in this White House began to understand. That Donald Trump was it wasn't was not a trump is owned and Donald Trump were were at. Add at a significant distance from each other. And I think Steve wrestled with that in and very very tough tough ways. And ultimately I was the recipient of his enormous frustration now seen a recent days out. I and the reason is now they work they regarded each of these factions. That serve on the side the ban inside in the pre beside. Were regarded the others as. Basically assassins.

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