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SHS will be scolding the media for spreading fake news about this.

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...while carrying a box of stuff to her car.

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2.8k points3 months ago

Reporters: Sarah why are you leaving? Is that a box full of your stuff? What will...

SHS: I'll have to direct you to the office of SHS to answer those questions

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766 points3 months agoGilded1edited 3 months ago

Media: ..but you're Sarah Sanders?? So are saying we need to ask you or your office....or what exactly are you saying?

Sanders: look there's a process in place and I haven't had an opportunity to discuss anything currently on that front

Media: So are you leaving?

Sanders: (condescending) I have already answered the question three times already.

Media: ...and the answer then is what exactly?

Sanders: I know you don't like discussing what America wants to hear about, about the excellent economy, and record job growth, how our president is finally leveling the playing field in unfair trade agreements that have gone on for years, about the successful denuclearization of the Korean peninsula because you'd rather attack the president with false stories of palace intrigue. Look I have been absolutely forthcoming with the best information at my disposal in order to 100 percent answer your question but you'd rather just further sully your reputation with the American public who quite honestly have lost their trust in you as you have so clearly demonstrated how often you are willing to get a story wrong and not report the truth when it doesn't fit with your agenda. The previous responses have made my position totally clear.

Media: So you're not leaving then...?

Sanders: Again I'll have to direct you to the office of SHS in order to further assist you with that question. And because we are pressed for time I won't be answering any more questions folks. I will read for you a letter written by a seven year old from Oklahoma who goes by the name "Hot Dog" who writes the president asking him to end the unfair sanctions placed on our ally Russia so that one day his momma can adopt a needy orphan from that region.

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damn i鈥檇 give you an emmy for that

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Uncanny

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1.3k points3 months ago

鈥淚 have not asked that directly, you鈥檒l have to ask the box鈥

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LOOK - that claim is absurd. I would be able to answer you if you would stop rudely interrupting me cleaning my cubicle out.

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Nah she's just going to deny that she's leaving like Spicy did.

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I'll forgive Spicey everything if he'll title his autobiography, Among The Bushes.

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"I don't have any personnel announcements at this time."

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"The president was very clear about what's in my boxes."

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I can't believe the fake news mainstream media is spreading lies about my leaving.

-Said SHS from behind a desk plant being carried in a cardboard box full of her office belongings and a letter of resignation stapled to the front of the box with a post it note stuck to it reading, "Don't forget to submit this (and then lie about it)!!!"

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1.7k points3 months ago

She'll immediately have a job at Fox.

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Oh yeah, that was a given from day one. Media grifting is the family business.

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390 points3 months ago

And killing dogs.

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213 points3 months ago

That's just a pastime.

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Why have I seen several posts about her killing dogs?

Btw it's not that I don't want to google it, it's just that I also don't want to see 'sarah sanders dog killer' in my google suggestions.

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Her brother allegedly tortured and killed a stray dog in 1998.

http://www.newsweek.com/sons-past-could-come-back-bite-huckabee-94351

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Well that certainly raises a single eyebrow.

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Doubtful, she's not skinny or blonde enough to land a role on Fox.

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They don't have to give her her own show. They can just trot her out for 30-second interviews as some sort of "expert" to "analyze" whatever bullshit Fox has cooked up that day.

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Missouri
504 points3 months ago

"Seeing Straight with Sarah Huckabee Sanders"

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"Eye On Washington"

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"Smokey Eye On Washington"

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If Fox doesn't use this then Saturday Night Live had better do it.

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Ingharam will just have her on as the guest. Skinny blonde women love to have "the ugly one" (Strongbad reference) in their circle.

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159 points3 months ago

Teen Girl Squad!

  • Cheerleader!

  • So And So!

  • What's Her Face!

  • The Ugly One!

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White House'd!!!

"ow, my spine!"

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I read it in his voice

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26 points3 months ago

Childrened!!!!

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Nah she's got Sinclair trash written all over her

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Yeah she is absolutely not cut out for Fox News. Those looks won't fly alongside whatever blonde bimbo they're trotting out this week. She'll be producing weekly 5 minute segments for Sinclair syndicates for sure.

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135 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

They could just stick her under a stadium flood light like they do Kellyanne

Maybe add on a live snapchat filter if further work is required

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put her on the stage right side of a curved table so we can only see one side of her face.

If she wasn't such an awful person I might feel bad

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SNL should do a parody sketch of Mean Girls but with Sarah trying to eat lunch with the blondes from Fox News.

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163 points3 months ago

"Sarah, stop trying to make LoOk happen. It isn't going to happen."

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Top fucking percentage right here

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129 points3 months ago

Not a good fit. She certainly enjoys an argument (as long as she controls the podium) and she has the requisite traits of ability to lie and disregard for consistency. But I've yet to see that she enjoys creating or driving a narrative - I think that she just follows orders.

Also, Fox appears to have certain... requirements.

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Fox appears to employ primarily one shape-shifting blonde.

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West Virginia
474 points3 months ago

Does @CBSNews know something I don鈥檛 about my plans and my future? I was at my daughter鈥檚 year-end Kindergarten event and they ran a story about my 鈥減lans to leave the WH鈥 without even talking to me. I love my job and am honored to work for @POTUS https://twitter.com/PressSec/status/1007062893001609216?s=19

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Texas
386 points3 months ago

There鈥檚 a pattern with the White House鈥檚 bullshit on people leaving. News breaks that it鈥檚 coming up, the administration gets pissed and deny it, then they delay it a few weeks to make it seem like they decided later.

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153 points3 months ago

"The Fake News Media was mean and lied about me leaving, so I'm leaving. Cuz they're mean."

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142 points3 months ago

I'll give her two Mooches.

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Kentucky
120 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

Sounds about right. Deny, deflect, let the chatter die down, do it anyway. That's how news trickles out of the Trump whitehosue. Remember this one?

Media: Secretary Tillerson, are the rumors true that you're leaving?

Rex: There's no plans at this time.

Trump: Rex is a great guy.

SHS: Fake News.

(Bikini Bottom Background) 1 Month Later: Rex Tillerson resigns fired as Secreatary of State.

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Florida
63 points3 months ago

That wasn't a denial. She won't be there at the start of the school year.

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She's not saying no.

Just pissed the story broke before she broke the news

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Original Poster257 points3 months ago

Note there is no denial.

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If only there was a pattern of sources inside the whitehouse giving a headsup about an upcoming departure, the admin calling it fake news, and then it turning out to be true!

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79 points3 months ago

I posted the same above. You can always spot a deceptive statement this way. If she truly was not going to leave her job, then she would have said so. She cannot bring herself to say it, so we cannot say it for her.

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26 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

I like how she mentioned what she happened to be doing. Was CBS supposed to stalk her and break the news at a more appropriate time?

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21 points3 months ago

Yeah...and she is also doing the "I'm a good mom!" thing in order to somehow make herself seem more credible.

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California
51 points3 months ago

She might stick around for a month longer than planned just to spite the media getting a hold of the leak before she broke it herself.

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So she's paid through the end of the week. Got it.

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Mississippi
834 points3 months ago

I have a hard time being dispassionately objective about SHS in her role. I get the Press Secretary's job, I watched a lot of people do it over the years. Nobody had clean hands spinning any administration's talking points and answers about other talking points... but, I haven't ever seen anyone as massively, as consistently, and as brazenly smooth, glide, deflect, attack, and cover-up for a President's words and actions as frequently and as starkly opposed to clear obvious truth.

I hope, genuinely, she's ashamed of herself. I hope she resigns out of that shame. I hope she becomes the low water mark and cautionary tale for the job for decades that she has to live down. I hope "I was just following orders" proves to be a failure of an excuse the day after she leaves and decades to come.

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316 points3 months ago

Her father uses peoples' faith to manipulate them into a political direction, and her brother probably tortured and murdered a stray dog.

I don't think self reflection or shame run in the family.

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She almost makes Sean Spicer look like he had a shred of integrity.

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Yeah, but you could almost watch that guys soul leave his body during his time on the job.

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New Jersey
51 points3 months ago

Especially after Trump snubbed him out of meeting the pope.

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48 points3 months ago

That was really mean of Trump. It just made him seem even more petty and cruel than usual.

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I hope, genuinely, she's ashamed of herself. I hope she resigns out of that shame. I hope she becomes the low water mark and cautionary tale for the job for decades that she has to live down. I hope "I was just following orders" proves to be a failure of an excuse the day after she leaves and decades to come.

She thinks she did her duty to America and God by defending her divinely appointed boss from the spawn of Satan that is the media. She's not ashamed.

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Florida
363 points3 months ago

Thank you! I just wanna shake these liberals who assume that the people working in the White House are just 鈥渄oing their jobs鈥 and are holding onto hope that they can avert disaster.

These. People. Do. Not. Care. Scott Pruitt does not care that you think he鈥檚 blowing our money on stupid shit for himself. 鈥淵ou found out about it? Good, now I don鈥檛 have to hide my yacht.鈥 This is 80鈥檚 cocaine Wall Street brokers run amok, serving in high ranking positions in the US government and grifting while they can.

SHS believes the shit she spouts. She doesn鈥檛 care if you think she鈥檚 a liar... liars sell books and win presidencies. Do not feel sorry for anyone working in the WH, save for the service staff. Anyone with a shred of dignity left ages ago.

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California
78 points3 months ago

Exactly, this isn't normal. These people don't give a shit about what the public thinks of them, they're shamelessly stealing as much as they can from us taxpayers and they laugh at us while doing so. "Just doing their job" isn't an excuse for this, we shouldn't tolerate any more of this.

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I hope, genuinely, she's ashamed of herself.

She is not.

I hope she resigns out of that shame.

She will not. If she resigns, it's for money.

I hope she becomes the low water mark and cautionary tale for the job for decades that she has to live down.

She will not. She will be lauded as a hero of the sickening, treasonous right for generations.

I hope "I was just following orders" proves to be a failure of an excuse the day after she leaves and decades to come.

It will not.

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California
2.6k points3 months ago

"Nobody wants to come in," a source close to the administration said. "So they've gone through two rounds and now they're at third tier of people who are just lucking out -- battlefield promotion ends up promoting people who aren't qualified for the position."

"The best people"

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Less than halfway through Mr. Trump's term, the turnover rate stands at 51 percent, according to the Brookings Institution. Turnover during Mr. Trump's first year in office was 34 percent -- nearly four times higher than turnover during the first year of the Obama administration.

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473 points3 months ago

Well, he does have this compulsion to out do Obama in everything.

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Ohio
282 points3 months ago

That鈥檚 my one solace. No matter how hard he tries to undo and outdo Obama鈥檚 legacy, he鈥檒l never be as well liked, appreciated or politically successful as Obama

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I really hope his name becomes a colloquialism for something in the near future. So "Trumped" means something so unique to how big of a fuck up he is.

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Washington
117 points3 months ago

Perhaps "trumped-up" could mean "completely fake" or something?

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America
29 points3 months ago

This makes sense. The turnover rate for non-management hotel workers is 50%, so everything checks out.

Trump running the white house like one of his shitty hotels.

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Northern Marianas
73 points3 months ago

Be best.

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270 points3 months ago

I thought they meant Sarah said that. No. They are BOTH leaving. (oh God, I hope Roseanne isn't given the job)

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Illinois
133 points3 months ago

Alex Jones and Roseanne probably.

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Illinois
1.6k points3 months ago

I can't wait to see who they pick to replace Sanders. Ted Nugent?

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1.9k points3 months ago

I hear Roseanne鈥檚 looking for work.

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Iowa
624 points3 months ago

That would actually be hilarious. She's such a bitchy woman, I'd love to see the catfights during the press conference. I give her one week before she says something really racist to a reporter.

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America
309 points3 months ago

Is it bad that I'm almost relishing the idea of having Roseanne be the press ... whatever the hell they call it these days?

Let's have her sing the national anthem too, on her first day.

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Illinois
269 points3 months ago

Press Obstructionist

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Florida
341 points3 months ago

That would actually not be surprising with this administration.

I could see Trump appointing her for sure, then maybe Kim Kardashian as the next secretary of state. Kid Rock as the new WH chief of staff.

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Well, Kim would be a better pick than Bolton. John Bolton, not Michael Bolton. Michael Bolton probably wouldn't be so bad.

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New York
49 points3 months ago

Yeah but the nonsense coming out of the White House would only be slightly less enraging if sung as a beautiful pop ballad. Michael deserves better.

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67 points3 months ago

Kid Rock or Scott Baio.

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Foreign
50 points3 months ago

The Mooch!

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Illinois
52 points3 months ago

It would throw off the entire Mooch time measurement system and would likely create a great divide among the Reddit user base. Would we continue using the original Mooch time unit or would we need to adopt a new one based on the length of his 2nd tour of duty?

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41 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

Mooch虏?

Edit: no wait. 2Fast2Mooch.

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101 points3 months ago

Giuliani

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Oregon
112 points3 months ago

I would love this honestly, because he can't keep himself from revealing sensitive information about Trump.

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94 points3 months ago

Rodman

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Illinois
37 points3 months ago

Now that would be something. Bring on the waterworks.

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They鈥檒l just stop doing press briefings. We鈥檙e going full fascist before the primaries can happen.

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California
24 points3 months ago

He can come strutting out each day to the strains of "Wang Dang Sweet Poontang".

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Texas
33 points3 months ago

Nah, knowing today鈥檚 GOP it鈥檒l probably be 鈥淛ailbait鈥.

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Illinois
3.5k points3 months ago

Two more resignations for Maddows growing list.

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Washington
4.5k points3 months agoGilded2edited 3 months ago

My spreadsheet is better than Maddow's list ;) just sayin

Edit: Thanks everyone for the love! If you think I might have missed someone, try 'ctrl+f' to search for their name first, because I am 99.9% sure they will be there. If not, please let me know!

Edit 2: Common question I'm getting is about comparisons with past administrations. There are links to comparisons in the "keys/notes" page of the spreadsheet. Here is one of the best: https://www.brookings.edu/research/why-is-trumps-staff-turnover-higher-than-the-5-most-recent-presidents/

Edit 3: Another common question - where's Mooch? As of right now, he's row 110.

Edit 4: I have a patreon, which is really more like a tip jar. If you want to show your appreciation, consider donating a dollar a month. If you're interested in keep track of this stuff, check out /r/keep_track, where we crowd source keeping track of all the craziness in this administration. At r/keep_track, I also write a review of the latest developments in the Russia probe every week (most recent here).

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Dude, I am IMPRESSED. Out of curiosity, why did you start it? General interest, or wanted a quick reference for when you talked about it?

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Washington
1.1k points3 months agoGilded1

Just to help keep track of all this, because I didn't see anyone else with a complete list. I'm a mod at /r/keep_track and I also write a review of the latest developments in the Russia probe every week (latest here).

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That's a lot of selfless, good work - keep it up, chief!

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Washington
303 points3 months ago

Chieftess (I had to look that up, I was going to go with Chiefette)

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156 points3 months ago

Trump spells it Chifefe.

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1.0k points3 months agoGilded1edited 3 months ago

that is amazing.

EDIT: uhh.....thanks for the gold? Thanks buddy!

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1.0k points3 months agoGilded1

Crap, gave gold to the wrong person. Guess I'm giving out two gold's today! Merry Christmas!

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Excellent. Those notes are fantastic too!

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37 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

Thank you for your diligence. This sheet produces so many questions. Why would you fire the cybersecurity guys, it's not like Bolton has to pay them out of his pocket.

I'm curious to know just how many appointments have been refilled.

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140 points3 months ago

I. Love. The. Conversion. Table.

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Washington
43 points3 months ago

Ha, I read your comment and knew it would be Mooches!

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Connecticut
272 points3 months ago

Article says not until the end of the year though. Plenty of time for 6 or 7 thousand more lies.

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41 points3 months ago

That is this current administrations speak for next week.

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Illinois
77 points3 months ago

I'd take the over on that number.

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I wonder how that list is going to look by 2020.

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Like a good start

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121 points3 months ago

And a bad memory.

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Like rolling credits?

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FoxNews will recycle these assholes with a 6 figure salary.

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Trump will be on the list by then.

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Connecticut
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Sanders, who has become a confidante of President Trump since the departure of former communications director Hope Hicks, has told friends that she plans to leave the administration at the end of the year.

Not soon enough

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1.0k points3 months ago

How the fuck is she a confidante of trumps, yet also always out of the loop or unaware of things that shes supposed to be aware of?

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jazz hands "Lies!" jazz hands

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Give 'em the old razzle dazzle

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She's not attractive enough for Trump to like her, so his lizard brain is constantly weighing the calculus of her unattractiveness versus her willingness to baldly lie on his behalf.

It must be an unbearable mental strain for him

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91 points3 months ago

I always imagine he just says horribly offensive comments to her about her looks and weight. He鈥檚 just that kind of person.

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He very probably does. Bet He does the same thing to Conway.

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She's trying to avoid getting dragged in front of congress next year.

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186 points3 months ago

She can still be subpoenaed as a private citizen. Like Comey when he testified before Congress.

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For sure. But IMO, the shit is really going to hit the fan next year and she doesn't want to be involved.

If we think her brazen lies are bad now, it's going to get turned to 11.

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I hope all the ones who left to avoid this, or got fired and willing took part of this shit storm get reprimanded to the fullest extent of the law. Not out of some spiteful nature, I just want this kind of behavior to actually be punished and not be shown that you can be deceitful and not only get away with it, but benefit from it.

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124 points3 months ago

She just realized the party is over.

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"End of the year" i.e. midterms.

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Wisconsin
5.0k points3 months ago

The media better not give her a pass and let her have a publicity tour without grilling the fuck out of her on live television. Call out her bullshit. Don't let her off the hook.

If she wants to sit in the guest chair she needs to answer questions clearly and without contradicting herself or her past actions, otherwise end the interview short. Make her feel embarrassed for thinking she was successful with her lies over the last year.

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They've done a pretty good job fucking off Spicey and she's far worse for longer than him.

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786 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

Spicey got a Kimmel interview and a book, no idea where he is now. What about Gorka, the Mooch, Omarosa, etc?

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649 points3 months ago

I'm kind of content letting them disappear from my life

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Mooch went on Bill Maher. He was pretty unapologetic about his day in the limelight. I have no sympathy for any horrible shit that is visited upon any of these willing participants.

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286 points3 months ago

Mooch is going on Colbert with Avanetti this week....

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Michigan
97 points3 months ago

Whoo boy

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Battle of the Bulldogs!

Smackdown of the Scrappy Scamps!

Colbert's Clash of the Cantankerous Circumlocutors!

Will the Legal Eagle defeat the Monstrous Mooch? Tune in and find out!

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Not just "this week", tonight.

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Foreign
86 points3 months ago

Gorka got a job with Sinclair IIRC, and he went to Singapore as an unofficial advisor for the summit. He's still stuck to Trump like old gum.

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Washington
44 points3 months ago

Think of just about anyone in Trump's cabinet or inner circle and I'll show you a person whose intended, non-Fox career was dead, if not for Trump. Rick Perry, dead. John Bolton, dead with a mustache. Trump is like the re-animator for people no one else wants.

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California
94 points3 months ago

Yeah, it's not like he came out to thunderous applause at the Emmys or anything...

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That is exactly the plan here, I think. From now on, she's going to lean on "I'm on my way out, guys" as an excuse to not be in the loop on something. Basically senioritis, but for the principle spokesperson of the executive branch.

And "by the end of the year" basically means she's likely to still be in that role when various shades of shit are hitting the various fans.

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She'll just end up taking over for her father.

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Michigan
53 points3 months ago

Oh shit, you're right. Her position was to raise her public awareness so she can run for office.

Mark my words

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She'll have a book, show up on 24 hour news networks, likely pop up on The View. They will make her like a victim who had to put up with unfair criticism for just doing her job and I'm sure the Michelle Wolf stuff will come up again. Maybe she'll show up on a comedy show to "poke fun" at herself (SNL or Samantha Bee or Last Week Tonight or some junk....not sure all would have her on but it's one of those "but think of the ratings/views" type of thing).

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Maybe she should do Michelle Wolf's show. That would be a hoot.

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357 points3 months ago

Personally, I think her tipping point was when she had to lie to that kid who was "Junior Reporter for a Day" or whatever about how this administration was keeping kids in school safe. It got to her, as much as anything ever does.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5HqXKgHc6w

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Yeah. You can see for a second she asks herself "WTF am I saying up here?"

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137 points3 months ago

That was fucking brutal. Anybody can remain professional in their job even when things are tough, but when a little kid your child's age asks you a question about being murdered in their classroom and the mental health surrounding those facts, the only way you could be unaffected is if you are a fucking soul-less piece of shit.

Now, don't get me wrong, she's still a piece of shit. But deep down in there somewhere there's a little itty bitty soul. Or she wouldn't be thinking about quitting she would be wondering how to get promoted. :'D

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117 points3 months ago

Am I going crazy or did it sound like her voice cracked? That kinda did seem like it hit her hard

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Her voice did quaver, yeah.
Like she was about to cry.

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69 points3 months ago

Well, in DC they say - that Sanders' small heart grew three sizes that day. And then - the true meaning of feckless came through, and Sanders found the strength of ten Spicys, plus two!

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New Jersey
103 points3 months ago

I hope that haunts her for the rest of her life.

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70 points3 months ago

What a brutal question to have to answer... I haven鈥檛 watched many of her spin sessions because they鈥檙e so infuriating, but this one actually makes her look almost human. I think you鈥檙e right.

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Original Poster978 points3 months agoedited 3 months ago

Press secretary Sarah Sanders and principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah are both heading for the exits, according to sources inside the White House and close to the administration. Sanders, who has become a confidante of President Trump since the departure of former communications director Hope Hicks, has told friends that she plans to leave the administration at the end of the year.

Shah is also considering his exit, but he has not yet settled on an exact date. Neither Sanders nor Shah immediately responded to repeated requests for comment.

edit: She's since tweeted the following. Note that she doesn't deny it.

Does @CBSNews know something I don鈥檛 about my plans and my future? I was at my daughter鈥檚 year-end Kindergarten event and they ran a story about my 鈥減lans to leave the WH鈥 without even talking to me. I love my job and am honored to work for @POTUS

edit: Oh ffs. SHE DID NOT DENY IT. I don't have any idea whether or not this report is true. BUT SHE IS NOT DENYING IT! NO DENIAL! Read it again!

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at the end of the year.

So, six months, give or take.

Or, in total time she'll spend answering questions, maybe an hour.

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That鈥檚 like me saying I plan to resign in 2025. Six months is forever in Trump-time.

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225 points3 months ago

Stop "virtue signalling," Sarah. No one cares what you were doing when you got this news. And I guarantee that journalists tried to contact her about this, but she blew them off.

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Exactly. Tf does a kindergarten event have to do with anything? Spare us the 鈥渁s a mother鈥 angle, Sarah, you鈥檙e a federal official.

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18 points3 months ago

never mind that it's in the article, "neither Sanders nor Shah immediately responded to repeated requests for comment."

they're literally saying, "we asked her about it and she didn't respond". instead she thought it best to take to twitter

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Right after the Republicans may well have lost the house and/or senate. A good time to get the hell off that sinking ship.

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California
48 points3 months ago

They only lose if we actually get out and vote. Le'ts not take it for granted and think they've lost already.

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Adios, Smokey Lies!

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How dare you insult her god awful looks!

-Republicans trying to protect SHS from a comedian

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Because comparing a woman's lies with her makeup choice is the same as commenting on her looks!!!

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Illinois
177 points3 months ago

I for one, welcome our new "balloon with a tape recorder attached to it" press secretary

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California
516 points3 months ago

This is a great day, because there's so much shitty news for Trump.

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Let's see how long she actually stays. trump has a history of forcing people out once they are no longer totally loyal to him, and especially once they've given notice.

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I fucking hope so. I can't stand that smug grin as she purposely lies to her country and the world.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders can go fuck herself.

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While looking at the country with one eye and the world with the other.

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Good riddance! Don't let the door hit you on the way out, guys!

He's totally going to replace her with Sean Hannity, isn't here? There's no way we're going to get through this presidency without Press Secretary Sean Hannity, are we?

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15 points3 months ago

Shouty Spice would be interesting character to bring back this season.

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Canada
372 points3 months ago

I called it after the White House Correspondents Association dinner. You could see the cracks starting to form in her composure even then. Now she's trying for a graceful exit that she doesn't deserve before all shitting hell breaks loose and she shouldn't be allowed to have that. Her lies have done too much damage.

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maybe we can crowd fund a campaign to make sure every one of her neighbors dogs poops on her lawn in perpituity

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just make sure Huckabees don't end up killing the dogs, they have a history

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I think it was the kid who asked about school shootings. Somehow he got through to her.

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Canada
23 points3 months ago

I think that was crack # 2 though... check out her sad resigned nod at the WHCA dinner when Michelle Wolf cracked that "maybe it's lies" joke. Sanders caught herself after a split second, but it was unusual, compared to her normal stoic facade.

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192 points3 months ago

GOOD.

These two NEVER get a "Mea culpa" tour and forgiveness, their lies and disrespect for a free press need to follow them for the rest of their lives. EVERY interview, EVERY book tour, EVERY appearance has to start with "So, how did you live with yourself lying to the American public every day? What part do you think you played in the deterioration of democratic norms?"

Screw both of them. (They're going to land comfortably at FOX News)

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I wouldn't be surprised if they're both on Mueller's "let's have a chat" list.

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I can't help but remember some story about people in the admin spreading fake news to white house staffers to identify a leaker. BOTH are planning on leaving at the same time? This story stinks to me, it's too bold.

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Iowa
31 points3 months ago

CBS is reporting multiple sources and friends of Sarah and Raj, so they've already verified it isn't just one leaky fake source.

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California
967 points3 months ago

Oh thank god. Get fucked, you smoky-eyed liar.

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Arizona
377 points3 months ago

Bets on the next person being that chick from Fox News that Trump Jr. is banging?

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California
202 points3 months ago

I will not take that bet. Because you are probably right.

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The idea of Trump Jr banging people then offering them jobs. It's so icky

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The idea of Trump Jr banging people

Honestly you could have just stopped there.

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20 points3 months ago

Do you think his hair leaves a grease stain on the pillow?

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Is it ickier than Big Don doing it?

Like when he told Stormy he鈥檇 get her on the Apprentice?

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California
45 points3 months ago

or, the rehydrated Kellyanne Conway that married Eric

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Oklahoma
54 points3 months ago

Or the writers bring the Mooch back for season 3

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16 points3 months ago

The storyline of this show is so outlandish and has jumped the shark so many times that I'm honestly expecting that to happen.

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Bring back the Moooch

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17 points3 months ago

I know this is a good thing and all, but just think, the odds are that someone worse than her will take her place.

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36 points3 months ago

Keep in mind: it's not outside the realm of possibility for SHS to leak a false story, just to then scream "fake news!" The base will eat it up and we'll have to deal with the smug look on her face.

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New York
49 points3 months ago

Another season. Another cast.

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