Saturday, 23 September, 2017

Melissa McCarthy Perfectly Trolls Sean Spicer For Hiding In Bushes

Erik Tate | 17 May, 2017, 00:59

McCarthy, who plays the White House press secretary on "Saturday Night Live", posted herself on Instagram Thursday going insane as Spicer, along with the caption, "Straight out da bushes". Or at least he's supposed to be on leave.

Of course, when it's suggested that "Sanders" run the press briefings instead of Spicer from now on, "Spicer" can't take it. Her first four appearances have earned her four consecutive Primetime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, and she did not disappoint this time, either.

Regardless of Spicer's position, the idea of the press secretary standing either in or among some bushes took off, with social media reports of people placing cutouts of Spicer on their hedges. This time, it's a Russian nesting doll featuring the likes of President Trump, Jake the Dog from "Adventure Time", Vladimir Putin, Slimer from "Ghostbusters", and Pikachu.

The journalists then probe Mr Spicer about his future with the Trump administration. After being bothered by all of the questions surrounding his job security, Spicer left the conference on his motorized podium and head to NY to find Trump.

"Sean, kiss me", says Baldwin's Trump.

Russian-backed safe zones plan a bid to divide Syria - opponents
Sergei Rudskoi of the Russian General Staff, speaks to the media in the Defense Ministry in Moscow, Russia , Friday, May 5, 2017. Because Moscow is monitoring the agreement, he said, it is unlikely to "impede its own military actions on the ground".

Unlike previous skits involving Spicer, the show manages to show some empathy towards the embattled press secretary, who at one point is so depressed at the thought of being replaced he plucks a piece of used chewing gum off the ground and shoves it into his mouth. However, the reporters seemed to have hit a nerve, and Spicey took off, riding his podium through the streets of New York City in search of an explanation.

"Have you ever told me to say things that aren't true?" an exhausted Spicer asked Trump, played by Alec Baldwin.

Then they kissed and made up, literally, with Trump and Spicer locked in a tight embrace. Plus, you can't go wrong with having Trump and Spicer make out, which just had to be included as a way to piss off the president even more.

It sometimes seems the opposition to Trump is carried by a cadre of Irish Americans - Colbert, Maher, Baldwin, McCarthy, even Fallon these days. Cast member Mikey Day - playing Paul Ryan - arrived in the middle of the Holt interview as the president's own personal Good Humor man.

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