John Reed

Exit, Scaramucci, the political suicide bomber

Exit, Scaramucci, the political suicide bomber

If the Trump administration has taught the nation anything, it’s that all appointees’ names should be written down in pencil. Within hours of taking the oath of office Monday, the new White House chief of staff, and former general, John Kelly ousted Anthony Scaramucci, who had won a surprise appointment as communications director just 10 short days ago.

But, oh, what a run it was – with apologies to John Reed, it was 10 days that shook the West Wing.

As soon as Scaramucci, whose...

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