Spicer was frequently mocked in Saturday Night Live skits by comedian Melissa McCarthy.
"Mr. Spicer wants your icebox," an aide reportedly told junior staffers. They refused. So Spicer waited. After sundown, he pounced.
Anthony Scaramucci previously donated to Barack Obama but has been a vigorous defender of Donald Trump.
Spicer has been out of action as press secretary for weeks, but will participate in an off-camera briefing on Monday.
The press secretary hasn't done a single media briefing all week.
Corey Lewandowski loathes the press just enough to be the next White House press secretary.
The press secretary also inaccurately claimed that the White House has not been holding fewer briefings.
The deputy press secretary did suggest you don't refuse a job offer from President Donald Trump.
The president gave Priebus the ultimatum just days after returning to Washington from a nine-day foreign trip in May.
The White House can't seem to decide whether the president's tweets constitute official policy.
A former Obama White House staffer has co-created a social media feed to make Trump's tweets official.
Lewandowski said the president was better than the communications staff.
A major White House reshuffle has been in the works for weeks as the U.S. president navigates the fallout of the Russia investigation.
Melissa McCarthy may no longer be needed for her "Saturday Night Live" gig.