This Image of Reince Priebus and Anthony Scaramucci Is Going Viral for Obvious Reasons
— Michael C. Bender (@MichaelCBender) July 27, 2017
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but for this snapshot of Reince Priebus and Anthony Scaramucci, a thousand might not be enough.
Ever since he became White House Communications Director, there have been rumors about how Anthony Scaramucci and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus really don’t like each other. Scaramucci gave these rumors a lot more weight today when he spoke to CNN about how he apparently accused Priebus of being a Trump Administration leaker.
Scaramucci’s interview was quite extensive, but he especially drew interest for comparing his relationship with Priebus to the relationship of Cain and Abel.
When Wall Street Journal ran an article about the Priebus-Scaramucci dynamic today, it featured a photograph of two from when they recently joined Trump in the Oval Office. Scaramucci and Priebus were sitting on the same couch that day, and WSJ photographer T.J. Kirkpatrick captured the scene after the two men stood up.
A lot of people think the photo says a lot about the current White House environment:
A picture is worth…. https://t.co/3WqaBRDAt6
— Jonathan Lemire (@JonLemire) July 27, 2017
when you stop being polite and start getting real https://t.co/MYv82mLgpY
— Rosie Gray (@RosieGray) July 27, 2017
that is quite the photo…. https://t.co/kazieKFBVi
— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) July 27, 2017
The feud in a photo. https://t.co/WgCmzzDHba
— Peter Alexander (@PeterAlexander) July 27, 2017
I don't want to keep watching this season of Veep. https://t.co/mNYfB8pWmG
— Amanda Carpenter (@amandacarpenter) July 27, 2017
— Jonathan Capehart (@CapehartJ) July 27, 2017
[Insert something about a picture being worth a thousand words] https://t.co/YCcTTnzjqZ
— Dan Merica (@danmericaCNN) July 27, 2017
Picture worth 1,000,000 words https://t.co/veqj9QOHFK
— Abby D. Phillip (@abbydphillip) July 27, 2017
I think this qualifies as the Photo of the Day — https://t.co/bhQjyYn7Ao
— Major Garrett (@MajorCBS) July 27, 2017
Cain, meet Abel. pic.twitter.com/MB20p4MV2Z
— ian bremmer (@ianbremmer) July 27, 2017
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[Image via WSJ / T.J. Kirkpatrick; featured image via screengrab]
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