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White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned today after an eventful six-month run that included some mind-bending lies, casual Holocaust denialism, and a general lack of interest in being a press secretary. Here are his top five moments we know we won’t soon forget.
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As Robert Mueller’s investigation into the Trump campaign’s connections to Russia continues, President Donald Trump reportedly asked his advisers if he has the power to pardon aides, family members, and yes, even himself. Has he forgotten about the Fifth Amendment? Regardless, Nixon’s Justice Department warned him that he can’t pardon himself. Not to worry though, the White House has a Plan B: Trump operatives are launching a media war against Mueller and his staff.
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In Anchorage, Alaska the fight to protect its LGBTQ citizens has been fraught and long, and the city might be bracing for another battle.
— Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer.