Twitter isn’t pleased with a recent comment Steve Bannon made about Sean Spicer’s weight.
In an article for The Atlantic, reporter Rosie Gray reached out to Steve Bannon for a comment on why Sean Spicer had been having off-camera press briefings as of late, as the Trump administration grows less transparent each day.
Steve Bannon’s reply? “Sean got fatter.”
Bannon didn’t respond to follow-up questions, so the quote stands as is:
The move had Twitter seeing red, for multiple reasons.
Apparently the White House has turned into “Mean Girls:
Some disagreed, however, saying it was a joke:
Clinton fired back that she wasn’t amused:
She was met with more resistance:
Joke or not, it does highlight the bad taste of the administration, as well as the divide in this country:
Even Rosie Gray, who broke the story, was a bit shocked by the progression of the controversy: