On August 6, 2015, former Fox host Megyn Kelly asked Donald Trump to respond to comments he made in the past in which he referred to woman as “fat pigs, dogs, slobs, and disgusting animals.”
In an interview with CNN’s Don Lemon the following day, Trump condemned Kelly’s record as a journalist.
I just don’t respect her as a journalist. I have no respect for her. I don’t think she’s very good. I think she’s highly overrated.
He then characterized her demeanor during the debate in a manner highly suggestive of her menstrual cycle:
You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes. Blood coming out of her wherever.
Trump later clarified that he was referring to Megyn Kelly’s nose: