A scathing verbal exchange over the weekend saw Donald Trump’s former communication chief Anthony Scaramucci describe POTUS acting inappropriately during trips to El Paso and Dayton after domestic terror attacks saw 34 people gunned down. The president, in his turn, referred to his former associate as “incapable.”
Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, part of the Trump team for a brief two-week stint in 2017, likened POTUS to a melting nuclear reactor, suggesting that Republicans have singled out and placed bets on another candidate among their ranks for the 2020 presidential elections.
Scaramucci invented a condition that Trump, he believes, should satisfy: if the president “doesn’t reform his behaviour,” the former communications chief told Axios, he and other Republican supporters would consider replacing him as a 2020 GOP presidential hopeful.
He thereafter resorted to metaphor to describe the current situation in Washington:
“We are now in the early episodes of ‘Chernobyl’ on HBO, where the reactor is melting down and the apparatchiks are trying to figure out whether to cover it up or start the clean-up process,” Scaramucci said, continuing that the party “can’t afford a full nuclear contamination site post 2020.”
According to him, it will become reality if the “country over party” approach lasts for “a couple more weeks like this.”
Despite Scaramucci having shown loyalty…