Trump reportedly explodes on staff during mock Mueller interview

In an effort earlier this year to prepare the president for a possible sit-down with Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller, a new book claims he instead lost his cool and blew up on his staff.

Need a laugh? Check out our new humor site!

According to excerpts from veteran journalist Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book, Donald Trump struggled to answer questions during the trial run and his responses devolved at one point to calling the investigation a “g**d*** hoax.”

He reportedly told those conducting the mock testimony that he does not “really want to testify.”

The exercise reportedly took place in January at the direction of John Dowd, Trump’s attorney at the time.

If you’re enjoying Scope News, please click here to support!