Trump's comments came during an Oval Office meeting where he questioned why the USA would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "s--hole countries" in Africa as he rejected a bipartisan immigration deal, according to one participant and people briefed on the extraordinary Oval Office conversation.
The White House announced on December 28 that Trump would undergo a physical.
"All of you who over the last few years have uttered that exhausted, lazy, uninformed, uneducated response of calling me and others who point out racist behavior "racists, ' you know what you can go do?"
Trump reportedly demanded to know why the United States should accept immigrants from "shithole countries", after lawmakers raised the issue of protections for immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador. During a 2016 campaign event in Miami, he said "the Haitian people deserve better" and told the audience of Haitian-Americans he wanted to "be your greatest champion, and I will be your champion". Ryan went on to recall how his own relatives immigrated to the United States from Ireland. It gave us a plotline that told us as much about the people around its protagonist as the protagonist himself: a disastrous whirlwind on immigration, one of the show's signature issues.
"The only silver lining, and this is a small silver lining, is that we got to hear Wolf Blitzer say this all day", Kimmel joked, as a reel played of CNN host Wolf Blitzer repeatedly saying "s-hole", with the obscene word replaced by just the letter s.
"I've been working for four months on a bipartisan effort to deal with the Dreamers and DACA and immigration", Durbin said.
He said that Trump and Carson, the lone African-American member of the Cabinet, were talking about the fallout from Thursday's vulgar remarks when Trump turned to him and said, "I am not the person that the media is making me out to be". Brinkley said Trump was the most racist president since Woodrow Wilson, who served from 1913 until 1921.
While those missions won't stop, "if people fundamentally don't trust you and like you, it's going to change the tone of the relationship", Lewis said. "Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems".
Friday, President Trump denied using any off color language in that private closed door meeting saying on Twitter that "the language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but that was not the language used".
Hardest hit? The U.S. press, which had fingers crossed that a physical exam could provide the pretext to throw Trump out of the Oval Office.
Moore condemning Trump's stand for African countries asked all journalists to use the word "racist" for him.
Mr Trump was widely derided previous year after twice referring to Namibia as "Nambia".
The sources spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly describe the conversation.
Mr Trump announced on Thursday he would not be visiting London to open the new $1bn (728.6m) embassy in Nine Elms, Battersea, in south London, next Tuesday because it was a bad deal. Some Democrats are threatening to withhold their votes - which Republicans will need to push that legislation through Congress - unless an immigration accord is reached.
"I'm not the only one that does not remember that being said".