Hopeless in Washington


How could you be so stupid!”

Thusly, an angry President Trump admonished Hope Hicks for telling a House Intelligence Committee hearing into the Russian collusion travesty that she occasionally told “white lies” to protect the President.

But, she added, she has never lied about the Russian business.

Seems like a small thing to make a federal case about, but the 29-year-old White House Communications Director resigned Wednesday after just six months on the job, the fourth to quit or be fired from that position since Trump took office.


Sean Spicer, January 20, 2017 to March 6, 2017 (45 days)
Mike Dubke, March 6, 2017 to June 2, 2017 (88 days)
Sean Spicer (Acting), June 2, 2017 to July 21, 2017 (49 days)
Anthony Scaramucci, July 21, 2017 to July 31, 2017 (10 days)
Hope Hicks, August 16, 2017 to February 28, 2018 (196 days)