Jul 28, 2017 @ 10:46

By:  Andrew BEATTY / Agence France-Presse

White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has launched a searing foul-mouthed assault on his most senior colleagues, describing one as a “paranoid schizophrenic.”

In an eye-watering alternate with a New Yorker reporter late Wednesday, the fast-talking Scaramucci ranted about chief of employees Reince Priebus and chief White House strategist Steve Bannon.

“Reince is a fucking paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac,” Scaramucci was quoted as saying in an expletive-filled tirade in which the 53-year-old accused the chief of employees of damaging info leaks.

“They’re trying to resist me, but it’s not going to work,” he stated, including that Priebus would quickly resign and utilizing language that American tv networks refused to repeat.

Turning his sights on Trump’s chief strategist, Scaramucci made it very clear he believes Bannon is working in the White House to serve his personal pursuits, utilizing significantly offensive language.

“I’m not Steve Bannon, I’m not trying to suck my own cock,” he stated.

“I’m not trying to build my own brand off the fucking strength of the president. I’m here to serve the country.”

– ‘Colorful language’ –

Scaramucci, a millionaire New York financier, has arrived on the White House vowing to serve Trump’s curiosity and proper a badly faltering administration.

His appointment provides Trump not only a high-profile surrogate, however one reduce from the identical wheeling-dealing New York material as himself.

Since taking up the position, Scaramucci has run to the cameras, firing up the attraction and enthusiastically hawking the administration’s wares, respiration new vitality into Trump’s faltering White House.

The brash Long Island native additionally has vowed to root out the “leaks” which have infuriated Trump, threatened to hearth anybody who fails to fall in line and signaled he’s not afraid to combine it up with the massive gamers in Trump’s inside circle.

Before the revelations made by The New Yorker, he had already appeared to publicly accuse Priebus of leaking info, though that tweeted allegation was later retracted and denied.

But the revelations made by The New Yorker are probably to increase questions on how lengthy Scaramucci — a attainable pretender to Priebus’s throne — can final in the West Wing.

Scaramucci didn’t apologize for the tirade, however stated he would attempt to clear up his language in the long run.

“I sometimes use colorful language. I will refrain in this arena but not give up the passionate fight for @realDonaldTrump’s agenda,” he tweeted.

Later on, he added: “I made a mistake in trusting in a reporter. It won’t happen again.”

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders stated Scaramucci “used some colorful language — I don’t think he will again.”

For Scaramucci, his similarities to Trump could but be his downfall.

In the billionaire president’s White House, any misstep or slight(AFP)

Source: politics.com.ph