White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned this morning after President Donald Trump named a new White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, a wealthy New York financier. According to sources, Spicer was asked to stay on as press secretary, but Spicer told Trump that hiring Scaramucci was a mistake and that he was resigning.
Spicer had a tumultuous sixth-month stay at the White House as the chief spokesman for an administration in constant controversy. We’ve had a surplus of inaccurate claims, tweets, memes, and SNL skits highlighting his journey. Here’s my favorite to send Spicey off with a bang!