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Happy Passover, I guess: Twitter roasts Sean Spicer for ridiculous comments on Hitler and "Holocaust centers"

Spicer, never speak


Rachel Leah
April 12, 2017 12:57AM (UTC)

A different day, a different Sean Spicer travesty.

In a press conference Tuesday, the White House spokesperson claimed that Hitler “didn’t even sink to using chemical weapons” in an attempt to justify the U.S. retaliation against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for chemical attacks. Then, in an effort, to defend his statements, Spicer called concentration camps "Holocaust centers." On cue, Twitter had some words for him.

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There was disbelief:

Others commented with satire, perhaps a laugh to keep from crying moment.

While others couldn't get past the "Holocaust centers" categorization.

As a rule of thumb:

And in an attempt to reach for anything positive in the situation, one Twitter user reminds us that no matter how bad a day you're having, Sean Spicer's is much, much worse.


Rachel Leah

Rachel Leah is a culture writer for Salon. You can follow her on Twitter: @rachelkleah.

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